Definition of pomade noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//pəˈmeɪd//
; NAmE NAmE//pəˈmeɪd//
; BrE BrE//ˈmɑːd//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɑːd//
(old-fashioned) [uncountable, countable] Hair products and accessories
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a liquid that is put on the hair to make it look shiny and smell nice See related entries: Hair products and accessories Word Originmid 16th cent.: from French pommade, based on Latin pomum ‘apple’ (from which it was originally made).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pomade