One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a beautiful young woman’
attractive, pretty, handsome, good-looking, nice-looking, pleasing, alluring, prepossessing, as pretty as a picture
lovely, charming, delightful, appealing, engaging, winsome
ravishing, gorgeous, heavenly, stunning, arresting, glamorous, irresistible, bewitching, beguiling
graceful, elegant, exquisite, aesthetic, artistic, decorative, magnificent
Northern English Scottish bonny
informal hot, tasty, smashing, divine, knockout, drop-dead gorgeous, fanciable, beddable, easy on the eye
British informal fit
North American informal cute, foxy
NZ Australian informal beaut, spunky
archaic comely, fair
rare sightly, pulchritudinous
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