Definition of beauty parade in English:

beauty parade


  • 1Originally: a parade of beautiful women; a fashion show. Now chiefly: an event in which competitors (usually women) are judged on attractiveness; = beauty contest.

  • 2Politics US
    Politics (originally and chiefly US). = beauty contest.

  • 3Business
    Business. = beauty contest.


Late 19th century; earliest use found in County Gentleman. From beauty + parade.


beauty parade

/ˈbjuːtɪ pəˌreɪd/