Acne

(redirected from pimple)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to pimple: boil

Acne

A slang term for a break-out.
References in classic literature ?
The 'blood royal' is an extremely thick, depraved fluid; formed principally of raw fish, bad brandy, and European sweetmeats, and is charged with a variety of eruptive humours, which are developed in sundry blotches and pimples upon the august face of
It was long, whitish, and blotched with pimples, the nose flattened, and the lower jaw projecting, with a bristle of coarse whiskers round the chin.
He was a small, meagre man, of some three and thirty years of age, with a bald head, a short nose and no front teeth in the upper jaw; he had round, candid blue eyes, and several pimples on his chin.
That's just gross and I can't watch the grossest pimple pops,' another user outrageously exclaimed.
The product is a patented spot treatment, able to cut through greasy skin and penetrate pores to bring the medication to the heart of the pimple.
The company's proprietary ClearPoint technology is embedded in a replaceable treatment tip that heats up to over 118 degrees for two and a half minutes and is applied directly to an individual acne pimple.
The 21-year-old singer had an ugly red pimple on her cheek hours before she was due to perform at the Jingle Ball in Los Angeles.
She made a postcard of a piece of land off Hever Avenue called The Pimple and had the words 'watch your step' written around it.
My nose has been broken three times and I have a serious pimple problem.
Similar to laser therapy used by dermatologists to treat mild to moderate acne, ThermaClear delivers a controlled pulse of heat directly to the blemish using a unique proprietary 2-second per pimple application time technology.
Dapodi, Pimple Gurav, Pimple Saudagar, Chikhali, Wakad.