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adjective as in alluring, attractive

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On our recent vacation trip to Portugal, I spotted a woman in a fetching dress I thought my lovely wife might like.

In this world, once-proud physicians are over-prescribing and over-ordering, grinning and pretending, stepping and fetching.

He changed his name to Ronnie Rocket, becomes a bona fide rock star, and attracts a fetching tap-dancer, Electra-Cute.

He was surrounded by friends and family, and women—one was fetching him a piece of cake.

Fetching, gracious, ladylike, she has devoted her adult life to taking care of Mitt and the boys.

Fetching French actress Audrey Tautou is back in the romantic drama “Delicacy.”

Anyway there was a lot of embroidery on it, full of little holes, which somehow contrived to be extraordinarily fetching.

The fancy costumes and the funny masks the girls and boys wore certainly were “fetching.”

Ever see anything more fetching than those great Irish eyes in a regular little Dago mug?

Fetching pen and paper, the blacksmith made a rapid computation of what would be due Oliver at any time within the next month.

And there need never be any difficulty about sending you all three to school and fetching you, even when it is not holiday time.

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On this page you'll find 41 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fetching, such as: enchanting, captivating, charming, enticing, fascinating, and intriguing.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.