A paste or powder for cleaning the teeth: here’s a dentifrice with real action
More example sentences
- They washed their teeth and cleaned them with tooth powders (dentifrices).
- Some forms of tobacco dentifrice include roasted and powdered tobacco, a paste made of tobacco and molasses, and a rinse of tobacco water (made by passing tobacco smoke through water).
- Women in the state of Maharashtra, including Mumbai, commonly use mishri (pyrolysed and powdered tobacco), and its initial use is as a dentifrice.
Definition of dentifrice in:
- The US English dictionary