What are some alternative words for cosmetic?

Synonyms for cosmetickɒzˈmɛt ɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cosmetic(adj)

    a toiletry designed to beautify the body

    functional, unaesthetic, inaesthetic

  2. cosmetic, decorative, ornamental(adj)

    serving an esthetic rather than a useful purpose

    "cosmetic fenders on cars"; "the buildings were utilitarian rather than decorative"

    cosmetic, ornamental, decorative, enhancive

    functional, unaesthetic, inaesthetic

  3. cosmetic, enhancive(adj)

    serving an aesthetic purpose in beautifying the body

    "cosmetic surgery"; "enhansive makeup"

    augmentative, ornamental, decorative, cosmetic, enhancive

    functional, unaesthetic, inaesthetic

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List of paraphrases:

cosmetics, aesthetic, superficial, aesthetics

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