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noun as in comeliness

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The choice suggests a woman with a modern definition of femininity, one in which power, swagger and prettiness easily coexist.

Lurking not far beneath the prettiness lies the real Pagford—a dystopia that would take a wizard to set right.

She was self-aware, even, of the role her prettiness played in earning her admirers.

I feel much more now that all the fans, and particularly the lesbian fans of the show, savor the prettiness of the cast.

She is taut with prettiness, and when she smiles, I am sure I can hear her jaw click, protesting the disruption.

"It has a superficial, glittering prettiness, without—" I hesitated to find the word I wanted.

And the brilliant color suited her peasant style of prettiness, her full red lips, her bright crisp bronze hair.

"The art club, this morning," replied Mrs. Ford, her eyes approving the fair prettiness of her daughter.

Sukey was pretty, and Sukey's prettiness and Dic's "taking hold" seemed to be related in some mysterious manner.

No man knows better than I that, as we go on in life, we 410 must part from prettiness and the graces.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to prettiness, such as: beauteousness, beauty, elegance, fairness, handsomeness, and loveliness.

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