Beautiful and Comely


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Beautiful adjective – Very pleasing to look at.
Usage example: a strikingly beautiful child who is being eagerly pursued by all the modeling agencies

Comely is a synonym for beautiful in attractive topic. In some cases you can use "Comely" instead an adjective "Beautiful", when it comes to topics like attraction, handsome, pretty, physically attractive. archaic substitute
Nearby Words: beauty, beautifully, beauteous
Synonyms for Beautiful


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Comely adjective – Very pleasing to look at.
Usage example: a brood of comely children that any parent would be proud to claim

Beautiful is a synonym for comely in attraction topic. You can use "Beautiful" instead an adjective "Comely", if it concerns topics such as handsome, attractive, pretty, good-looking. popular alternative
Nearby Word: comeliness
Synonyms for Comely

Things that words describes

girl beautiful girl comely girl
woman beautiful woman comely woman
lady beautiful lady comely lady
maiden beautiful maiden comely maiden
Other nouns: men, agent, someone, face, women, ladies, girls, maidens.

Both words in one sentence

  • Notably, the inverse is rarely played completely straight, and murderers and unpleasant characters are often very beautiful or comely.
  • Proper Lady She is perfectly groomed, likely beautiful or at least comely (while the female antagonist will be more beautiful and appealing).
    Source: Proper Lady
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