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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Pleasing and dignified in appearance. Good-looking man.

Usage examples (37)
  • I'm not handsome in the classical sense.
  • But still he is not quite a — what one calls a handsome man, nor quite
  • Now that's what I call a handsome mantel; and ain't the marble kept real pretty?
  • If I'm going to ride what he calls the handsome, Jake thought, I'd just as soon go with plenty of company. for more
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  • The "handsome" (good-looking or attractive) handyman repaired the broken wheel on the "hansom" ( a horse-drawn carriage).
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