Beauty - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbjuːti|  American pronunciation of the word beauty
Brit.  |ˈbjuːti|  British pronunciation of the word beauty

noun

- the qualities that give pleasure to the senses
- a very attractive or seductive looking woman (syn: dish, knockout, looker, lulu, mantrap, peach, ravisher, smasher, stunner, sweetheart)
- an outstanding example of its kind (syn: beaut)

Examples

We explored the natural beauty of the island.

I'm learning to appreciate the beauty of poetry.

We explored the natural beauties of the island.

She was one of the great beauties of her time.

Millions of dollars are spent each year on beauty products.

She was considered a great beauty in her youth.

The beauty of e-mail is its speed and ease of use.

You should have seen the boat - a real beauty.

The only way to really appreciate the beauty of the forest is to walk through it

Irene Franey, a little older than I, was quite a beauty.

The beauty of Shakespeare's language

The movie transports us to a world of stunning beauty.

The beauty of the world inspires me to paint.

The winner of the beauty pageant walked down the runway wearing her sparkling crown.

She shared her beauty secrets with the group.

Word forms

noun
singular: beauty
plural: beauties
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