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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Showing or representing to advantage.

Usage examples (36)
  • A flattering color
  • Verb (used with object) : She flatters him by constantly praising his books. ,The portrait flatters her. ,a hairstyle that flatters the face. ,They...
  • What's flattering is that he has me on his mind when he's at home.
  • Often, this is accomplished by simply showing the product in flattering light. for more
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