Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / handsome

USE handsome IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WHEN TO USE

What are other ways to say handsome?

Handsome often implies stateliness or pleasing proportion and symmetry: a handsome man. A person or thing that is beautiful has perfection of form, color, etc., or noble and spiritual qualities: a beautiful landscape, a beautiful woman. That which is lovely is beautiful but in a warm and endearing way: a lovely smile. Pretty implies a moderate but noticeable beauty, emphasizing gracefulness or delicacy: a pretty flower.

QUIZZES

Celebrate Your Grammar Skills With This Quiz

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

He is, of course, incredibly handsome, and also Irish, traits that go a long way toward attaining “object of desire” status no matter what.
Carrie claims to be a simple gal despite, at one point, owning $40,000 worth of shoes and thriving on drama, and that’s how she ended up with emotionally unavailable, debatably handsome, wealthy Big, who thinks he can cook.
We were kicking around ideas about what happens to the geeks when John Daley gets tall and incredibly handsome, and suddenly the popular kids want to hang out with him more.
The restaurant comes to the rescue with handsome wraps for a mere $12.
On that night, I met this kind, handsome, southern gentleman who would love me like I’ve never been loved.
An aesthetic, useful, and ergonomic insulated bottle for wine coupled with an equally handsome high-gloss wine tumbler is a gift that will keep on giving.
On a flight to Bangkok, she meets a tall, dark, and handsome man sitting in seat 3C named Alex Sokolov.
In such conditions many kinds which do not flourish very freely in the open garden, grow into handsome specimens.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
Of course, most specimens are probably taken up in the summer when the handsome foliage attracts the eye.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
I heard her say to one of the servants once that my father had been lost on a yacht, and that he was oh, ever such a handsome man.

WORDS RELATED TO HANDSOME

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

WORD OF THE DAY

swevennoun | [swev-uhn ]SEE DEFINITION
Essays. Emails. Everything. Get Help Now!