From King Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Hair & beauty
kohlkohl /kəʊl $ koʊl/ noun [uncountable] DCBa black pencil used around women’s eyes to make them more attractive
Examples from the Corpus
kohlWhen she woke she took a mirror from her blouse and added kohl to her eyes, then to mine.His own hair was combed out over his shoulders, and for make-up he had used only the faintest trace of kohl.
Origin kohl (1700-1800) Arabic kuhl