And there, you know who that is, that beau ideal of a hussar?
Professor Dawson was Tom's beau ideal of all that a university instructor should be.
But knowledge, science, in the largest sense, was his beau ideal.
But your clown on the stage is the beau ideal of mercurial agility.
Encountered, last night, at the ball, the beau ideal of my heart.
She seems to be their beau ideal, their poetry, their enthusiasm.
Nor can it be wondered at that she saw in him her beau ideal of excellence and beauty.
It is the beau ideal of the mind alone that reaches this great end.
Straight and erect, with a flashing eye, he was the beau ideal of a soldier.
He was the beau ideal of your conventional gentleman of society.