• WordNet 3.6
    • n cleanser a preparation used in cleaning something
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Cleanser klĕnz"ẽr One who, or that which, cleanses; especially, a detergent or other preparation used for cleaning.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cleanser One who or that which cleanses.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Cleanser one who, or that which, cleanses
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. clǣnsere,


In literature:

KRUGER, Oom Paul, an Old Dutch cleanser who certainly made England scrub up.
"Who Was Who: 5000 B. C. to Date" by Anonymous
On the side of his plate was a large lump of very bitter NEEM leaves, a notable blood cleanser.
"Autobiography of a YOGI" by Paramhansa Yogananda
The above syringes are highly recommended by physicians as vaginal cleansers.
"Searchlights on Health" by B. G. Jefferis and J. L. Nichols
For removing the ink on thumb or finger a towel and alcohol cleanser are sufficient.
"Disputed Handwriting" by Jerome B. Lavay
Take your cleanser and scour out the sink and then scald it with boiling water.
"Mrs. Wilson's Cook Book" by Mary A. Wilson
Borax is an effectual cleanser, disinfectant and bleacher.
"Public School Domestic Science" by Mrs. J. Hoodless
A fragrant, refreshing liquid is recommended, as it is a mouth wash as well as a tooth cleanser.
"The Handy Cyclopedia of Things Worth Knowing" by Joseph Triemens
The above Syringe has a patent tube known as the vaginal cleanser.
"Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners" by B.G. Jefferis
Pour it out, and shake some prepared cleanser into the test tube, adding a little more water.
"Common Science" by Carleton W. Washburne
Water, brush and rags and every available cleanser used until they would pass.
"An Artilleryman's Diary" by Jenkin Lloyd Jones
Apply cleanser with a soft linen cloth and rub stain lightly until it disappears.
"Civic League Cook Book" by Anonymous
After the superfluous turpentine or other cleanser has been wiped off, dust over the blanket with French chalk.
"Practical Lithography" by Alfred Seymour
Make a list of the cleansers and chemicals necessary to have on the laundry shelf.
"Foods and Household Management" by Helen Kinne

In poetry:

Thee shall awaken
Flame from the furnace,
Bath of all brave ones,
Cleanser of conscience,
Welder of will.
"The Voyage To Vinland: Bioern's Beckoners" by James Russell Lowell
Thorns burn to a consistent ash, like man;
A splendid cleanser for the frying-pan:
And those who leap from pan to fire
Should this brave opposite admire.
"This Last Pain" by William Empson

In news:

But the best is still Shu Uemura's line of oil cleansers.
It's less harsh than most soapy cleansers, and I promise the oil won't make you break out—Mr.
The absolute BEST BEST BEST method I've found for post- stripping cleaning is a scrub with warm water, Comet or similar abrasive cleanser, and a toothbrush.
Redken For Men 's new Mint Rush Hair & Body Wash is a pH-balanced, two-in-one cleanser that moisturizes and invigorates both scalp and skin with refreshing ingredients like peppermint, menthol, glycerin and vitamin E.
Filmed in tandem with his gritty boxing doc China Heavyweight (recently nominated for a Golden Horse Award, one of the top Chinese-language film honours), The Fruit Hunters was Chang's palate- cleanser during production.
His favorite all-in-one makeup remover and cleanser is Bioderma Créaline H2O (a French brand that is hard to procure on this side of the pond), but this trick works with any moisturizing face wash.
Step away from your facial cleanser and the faucet.
Besides, many people need some type of cleanser because they have oily skin.
The line also includes a moisturizer, tonic, and cleanser .
The Olay Professional Pro-X exfoliating renewal cleanser also is available in a 6-oz.
(AP) — Federal Medicare inspectors are conducting an investigation after eight patients were injected with a cleanser at a kidney dialysis center in St Louis County.
CoralActives is proud to announce distribution of its Complete Acne Therapy System, Retinol Exfoliating Cleanser, 6% BPO Acne Serum, 10% BPO Acne Cleansing Bar and Moisturizer for Acne-Prone Skin through Smith Drug Company.
How Palate Cleansers Work on ' Fatty Mouth'.
A string of senior business figures have had their Wikipedia entries polished by an anonymous 'reputation cleanser,' believed to be a senior figure in the PR industry.
These oat flours are versatile cleansers and moisturizers that soothe and protect damaged skin and can also now be used in organic formulations.