complexion complexion  /kəm ˈpɛk ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the coloring of a person's face
  2. (n) a combination that results from coupling or interlinking
  3. (n) a point of view or general attitude or inclination
  4. (n) texture and appearance of the skin of the face
  5. (n) (obsolete) a combination of elements (of dryness and warmth or of the four humors) that was once believed to determine a person's health and temperament
  6. (v) give a certain color to

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News

  1. This is the CC Cream That's Responsible for Kate Hudson's Flawless Face

    (Photo courtesy) Kate Hudson owes her goddess-like glow to two things. 1) Genetics, obv. That's just what happens when you're spawn by Goldie Hawn . And 2) Almay's Smart Shade CC Cream , a brand-new all-in-one complexion corrector that blends the flawless coverage of foundation with the lightweight application and skin-nourishing properties of a moisturizer—all that and it comes with SPF! "I'm ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

  2. The $23 Face Cream Behind Olivia Munn's Killer Complexion

    (Photo by Getty) There's glowy skin, and then there's Olivia Munn -level, out-of-this-world amazing skin. Day in and out, the actress's complexion always strikes the perfect balance between shiny (but never greasy!) and even, flawless, matte coverage (but never cakey!). And those freckles? With her olive undertones? Don't get us started. Her secret? We'll give you a hint: It doesn't involve a ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

  3. S&P says Czech rating unaffected by government collapse

    PRAGUE (Reuters) - The Czech government's resignation this week will have no immediate impact on the central European country's credit ratings, Standard & Poor's agency said on Wednesday. "The complexion ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "It certainly changed the complexion of the game," Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma said of Staal's marker. "They had the two power plays. There would have been a chance to go up 3-1. And Jordan with speed up the ice, makes a strong move to the...
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Dan Bylsma Source: USA Today

  2. "Some of the best, the most innovative stuff is gonna come from some voter out there, who changes the entire complexion of the race," says Joe Trippi, former campaign manager for Howard Dean in 2004, now adviser to the John Edwards campaign.
    on Jul 5, 2007 By: Joe Trippi Source: Boston Herald

  3. "It just shows how the complexion of this sport can change from week to week," Stewart said. "Last week it was a mistake in the pits, and this week it was a mistake on the driver's part."
    on Sep 15, 2008 By: Tony Stewart Source: International Herald Tribune

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