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|part of speech:
||lipstick, powder, and other cosmetics put on the face to change the way it looks or to make it look better.
On Halloween he put on makeup to look like a pirate.
||the way the parts of something are put together.
The makeup of Congress was half Democratic and half Republican.
- similar words:
- composition, structure
||the basic character of a person.
It was not in his makeup to be mean to others.