Synonyms for lotion
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LOTION
He was carrying, insecurely, a jug of poppy-head and camomile, which had been prescribed as a lotion.
I can only rebandage it again, and give you a lotion to pour over it, from time to time.
I should hope so,” replied I; “what is it you require—a lotion, or an embrocation?
Although we got a lotion to rub on our hands and faces it did not prevent them from biting.
When Kuratchka had the toothache, Nachman gave him a lotion.
Volatile or fixed alcali as a lotion on the spine, or essential oils.
It was swelled and painful; he ordered it to be sponged with hot water, and then some lotion was put on.
In India Dr. Kirkpatrick has used it as a lotion in impetigo.
We will just have a few inches cut off, and get a lotion to rub in to help the growth.
I'll have a look at that lotion before I go to bed to-night.
c.1400, loscion, from Old French lotion (14c.), from Latin lotionem (nominative lotio) "a washing," from lotus, popular form of lautus, past participle of lavere "to wash" (see lave). As a verb, from 1817. Related: Lotioned; lotioning.