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lipliner Syllabification: lip·lin·er
Pronunciation: /ˈlipˌlīnər/

Definition of lipliner in English:


A cosmetic applied to the outline of the lips, mainly to prevent the unwanted spreading of lipstick or lipgloss.
Example sentences
  • In a fit of desperate inspiration Angela reached into the small white purse hanging from her shoulder and pulled out her shiny pink lipgloss and plum lipliner.
  • I always line my lips with a dark brownish lipliner and fill in the center with a pale pink lipstick.
  • Lipstick is painted thickly and then outlined with a lipliner for polished perfection.
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