application of a barrier or layer of material so that water is not absorbed; also written moisture proofing
[mois-chuh-rahy-zer] /ˈmɔɪs tʃəˌraɪ zər/ noun 1. a cosmetic preparation, as a cream or lotion, used to restore moisture to the skin, especially of the face and neck. /ˈmɔɪstʃəˌraɪzə/ noun 1. a cosmetic cream, lotion, etc applied to the skin to add or restore moisture to it n. 1915, from moisture; attested earlier than moisturize.
[mois-chuh-rahyz] /ˈmɔɪs tʃəˌraɪz/ verb (used with object), moisturized, moisturizing. 1. to add or restore to (something): to moisturize one’s skin with lotion; to moisturize air. verb (used without object), moisturized, moisturizing. 2. to make something ; counteract a dry condition with : a skin cream that moisturizes while you sleep. /ˈmɔɪstʃəˌraɪz/ verb 1. (transitive) to […]
[moit] /mɔɪt/ noun 1. a foreign particle found in wool, as a burr, twig, or seed. verb (used with object) 2. to remove moits from (wool).
/ˈmɔɪðə/ verb (dialect) 1. (transitive; usually passive) to bother or bewilder 2. (intransitive) to talk in a rambling or confused manner