1. cosmetics applied to the face to improve or change your appearance
Definition categories: man–made, cosmetic
2. an event that is substituted for a previously cancelled event
- he missed the test and had to take a makeup
- the two teams played a makeup one week later
Definition categories: event
3. the way in which someone or something is composed
Sentences with makeup as a noun:
- To understand how a nuclear reactor works, we must first look at its makeup.
- She is wearing a lot of makeup.