Synonyms of emollient


1. cream, ointment, emollient, toiletry, toilet articles

usage: toiletry consisting of any of various substances in the form of a thick liquid that have a soothing and moisturizing effect when applied to the skin


1. demulcent, emollient, salving, softening, soft (vs. hard)

usage: having a softening or soothing effect especially to the skin

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Definition and meaning of emollient (Dictionary)