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Synonyms for beautiful
ˈbyu tə fəlbeau·ti·ful

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Wiktionary

  1. beautifuladjective

    Attractive and possessing charm.

    Synonyms:
    perfect, excellent, exceptional, marvellous, wonderful, stylish, good, great, marvelous

  2. beautifuladjective

    pleasant; clear.

    It's beautiful outside, let's go for a walk.

    Synonyms:
    wonderful, great, stylish, perfect, good, excellent, marvelous, marvellous, exceptional

  3. beautifuladjective

    well executed

    The skater performed a beautiful axel.

    Synonyms:
    good, stylish, marvellous, exceptional, excellent, marvelous, great, wonderful, perfect

    Antonyms:
    shoddy, average, poor, bad, mediocre, terrible, substandard, weak

  4. beautifuladjective

    (as a pro-sentence) How beautiful that is!

    Beautiful! What a catch! (referring to an athlete catching a ball)

    Synonyms:
    wonderful, good, marvellous, excellent, perfect, marvelous, exceptional, great, stylish

  5. beautifuladjective

    (as a pro-sentence; ironic) How unfortunate that is!

    Beautiful! I dropped the soup on the floor!

    Synonyms:
    perfect, good, marvellous, great, stylish, exceptional, wonderful, marvelous, excellent

  6. beautifuladjective

    Synonyms:
    beauteous, cute, hot, handsome, gorgeous, lovely, attractive, shapely, pretty, nice-looking, fair, good-looking, fit, sheen

    Antonyms:
    ugly, misshapen, repulsive, plain, grotesque, homely, hideous

  7. beautifuladjective

    Synonyms:
    clear, fine, sunny, nice, pleasant

    Antonyms:
    miserable, cloudy, rainy, wet, overcast, dull, bad

  8. beautifuladjective

    Synonyms:
    marvellous, great, nice, just, bloody, intensifier, marvelous, damned, wonderful

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. beautiful

    The definition of beauty, "perfection of form," is a good key to the meaning of beautiful, if we understand "form" in its widest sense. There must also be harmony and unity, and in human beings spiritual loveliness, to constitute an object or a person really beautiful. Thus, we speak of a beautiful landscape, a beautiful poem. But beautiful implies also, in concrete objects, softness of outline and delicacy of mold; it is opposed to all that is hard and rugged, hence we say a beautiful woman, but not a beautiful man. Beautiful has the further limit of not transcending our powers of appreciation. Pretty expresses in a far less degree that which is pleasing to a refined taste in objects comparatively small, slight, and dainty; as, a pretty bonnet; a pretty girl. That is handsome which is not only superficially pleasing, but well and harmoniously proportioned, with usually the added idea that it is made so by art, breeding, or training; as, a handsome horse; a handsome house. Handsome is a term far inferior to beautiful; we may even say a handsome villain. Fair denotes what is bright, smooth, clear, and without blemish; as, a fair face. The word applies wholly to what is superficial; we can say "fair, yet false." In a specific sense, fair has the sense of blond, as opposed to dark or brunette. One who possesses vivacity, wit, good nature, or other pleasing qualities may be attractive without beauty. Comely denotes an aspect that is smooth, genial, and wholesome, with a certain fulness of contour and pleasing symmetry, tho falling short of the beautiful; as, a comely matron. That is picturesque which would make a striking picture.

    Synonyms:
    attractive, beauteous, bewitching, bonny, charming, comely, delightful, elegant, exquisite, fair, fine, graceful, handsome, lovely, picturesque, pretty

    Antonyms:
    awkward, clumsy, deformed, disgusting, frightful, ghastly, grim, grisly, grotesque, hideous, horrid, odious, repulsive, shocking, ugly, unattractive, uncouth, ungainly, unlovely, unpleasant

    Preposition:
    Beautiful to the eye; beautiful in appearance, in spirit; "beautiful for situation," Ps. xlviii, 2; beautiful of aspect, of its kind.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. beautifuladjective

    delighting the senses or exciting intellectual or emotional admiration

    "a beautiful child"; "beautiful country"; "a beautiful painting"; "a beautiful theory"; "a beautiful party"

    Antonyms:
    repulsive, unsightly, monstrous, ugly, ill-favored, hideous, grotesque, unlovely, scrofulous, unpicturesque, ill-favoured, unpleasant, fugly, disfigured, evil-looking

  2. beautifuladjective

    (of weather) highly enjoyable

    "what a beautiful day"

    Antonyms:
    ill-favored, hideous, ugly, monstrous, unlovely, fugly, repulsive, grotesque, unsightly, scrofulous, unpleasant, evil-looking, unpicturesque, ill-favoured, disfigured

Editors Contribution

  1. amabel

    Submitted by anonymous on October 13, 2020  
  2. asmantastic

    asmantastic means ever green ,self concerned , beautiful & charming in her/his own way.

    Submitted by anonymous on February 17, 2021  
  3. bella

    Submitted by anonymous on April 27, 2021  
  4. billie eilish

    billie eilish is the most beautiful gal in the world

    "billie eilish is beautiful, damn"

    Submitted by anonymous on January 28, 2020  
  5. jungkook

    waew! thats so jungkook

    Submitted by anonymous on April 2, 2020  
  6. kalista

    the godess of beauty.

    kalista is an eternal spirit of retribution, who possesses a cold-burning hatred for all betrayers, deceivers, and traitors.

    Submitted by rinat on October 9, 2015  
  7. wendy

    wendy is from red velvet. she sing so well and is so kind and down to earth.

    Submitted by anonymous on February 17, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. beautifuladjective

    Synonyms:
    handsome, fair, fine, elegant, graceful, PRETTY, BEAUTEOUS

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. beautifuladjective

    Synonyms:
    fair, lovely, handsome, comely, personable, beauteous, elegant, exquisite

    Antonyms:
    homely, ugly, repulsive, unlovely, hideous, uncomely, inelegant

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How to use beautiful in a sentence?

  1. United Nations:

    From the beginning, I said the ticket to entry is not a beautiful speech, but concrete action.

  2. Reinhold Niebuhr:

    Nothing worth doing is completed in our lifetime therefore, we must be saved by hope. Nothing true or beautiful or good makes complete sense in any immediate context of history therefore, we must be saved by faith. Nothing we do, however virtuous, can be accomplished alone therefore, we are saved by love.

  3. Giannis Antetokounmpo:

    … It was a beautiful day, there were a lot of people enjoying their Sunday brunch.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    In a beautiful morning, walking barefoot to the work through the green fields with the company of the singing birds... and there you shall meet the real happiness!

  5. RVM:

    Today, I will look around & enjoy all the beautiful things that are around me rather than yearn for things that are beyond my control & become miserable.

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