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The definition of 'powder' & the word 'powder' in example sentences or phrases

Noun
1
a solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles; a solid that has been pulverized
2
a mixture of potassium nitrate, charcoal, and sulfur in a 75:15:10 ratio which is used in gunnery, time fuses, and fireworks
3
any of various cosmetic or medical preparations dispensed in the form of a pulverized powder
4
any of various cosmetic or medical preparations dispensed in the form of a powder
Verb
1
make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust
  1. pulverize the grains
2
apply powder to
  1. She powdered her nose
  2. The King wears a powdered wig

Synonyms of the word 'powder' & Antonyms of the word 'powder'.

Noun
Synonymspulverization, pulverisation, gunpowder,
Verb
Synonymspowderize, powderise, pulverize, pulverise,