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Definitions of powder:
- noun: any of various cosmetic or medical preparations dispensed in the form of a powder
- noun: a solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles; a solid that has been pulverized
- noun: a mixture of potassium nitrate, charcoal, and sulfur in a 75:15:10 ratio which is used in gunnery, time fuses, and fireworks
- verb: apply powder to
Example: "She powdered her nose"
- verb: make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust
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