Beautiful and Plain


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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

Plain is an antonym for beautiful in physically attractive topic.
Nearby Words: beauty, beautifully, beauteous
Antonyms for Beautiful


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Plain adjective – Free from all additions or embellishment.
Beautiful is an antonym for plain in topics: ugly, clear, normal, unembellished, straightforward in speech.
Nearby Words: plainly, plainness, plaint
Antonyms for Plain
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Things that words describes

girl beautiful girl plain girl
view beautiful view plain view
character beautiful character plain character
woman beautiful woman plain woman
Other nouns: people, appearance, dress, clothes, way, face, characters, hair, version, daughter, humans, sister.

Both words in one sentence

  • Beautiful All Along In Glass Mask, Maya, who is usually described as "plain-looking", is cast as a beautiful princess opposite the beautiful Ayumi.
  • The miniseries contains examples of: Adaptational Attractiveness: In the book, Alaïs is described as "plain" and later as "neither plain nor beautiful".
  • Manga / Zekkyou Gakkyuu Years ago a plain girl wished to be beautiful and got her wish from the Toilet Godess, becoming so beautiful that she was unrecognizable and she looked completely different.
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