English to Filipino Meaning :: astringent

matigas, mahigpit
Astringent :
- matigasastringentlyastringents

Show English Meaning

Noun(1) a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals
Adjective(1) sour or bitter in taste(2) tending to draw together or constrict soft organic tissue

Show Examples

(1) If your skin is oily, use a more astringent witch hazel-based toner.(2) It was included, because of its astringent qualities, in skin tonics, and became a principal ingredient in shampoos and hair rinses.(3) Back inside, I find mother cooking, juicing lemons and chopping coriander, which has filled the kitchen with its slightly astringent smell.(4) This tale cloys today's palate: we miss the astringent irony which Thomas Hardy would have brought to circumstances like these.(5) That said, I tend to agree with Cartledge's more astringent view of Alexander.(6) For its time, the sound is fairly astringent - like Mahler in a sullen mood.(7) Spray your face with your homemade astringent .(8) To clear up blemishes, dab an astringent facial toner on acne spots.(9) Witch hazel is a cooling astringent , and vegetable glycerin moisturizes your skin.(10) Young red wines may also contain excessive quantities of tannins, which taste bitter and astringent unless allowed to polymerize during extended bottle ageing.(11) A woody, citrus-like, mildly astringent blend which is excellent for combination skin - it will help to balance out patches of dry and oily skin.(12) This ambitious work is remarkably astringent and contemporary.(13) Tannins are astringent substances found in the seeds, skin and stems of grapes.(14) It's not saying anything against them to assert that there is also a tough, astringent view of life that should be given its due.(15) His less astringent manner could help him forge the strategic relationships his father couldn't.(16) Prior to processing, cocoa has a rather astringent taste.
Related Words
4. styptic ::
5. styptic ::
Different Forms
astringent, astringently, astringents
English to Filipino Dictionary: astringent

Meaning and definitions of astringent, translation in Filipino language for astringent with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of astringent in Filipino and in English language.

Tags for the entry "astringent"

What astringent means in Filipino, astringent meaning in Filipino, astringent definition, examples and pronunciation of astringent in Filipino language.

English to Filipino Dictionary

Learn Prepositions by Photos
commonly confused words
form of verbs

Words by Category

Topic Wise Words

Learn 3000+ Common Words

Learn Common GRE Words

Learn Words Everyday

Your Favorite Words
Your Search History