Beautiful and Ugly


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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

Ugly is an antonym for beautiful in topics: attractive, physically attractive.
Nearby Words: beauty, beautifully, beauteous
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Ugly adjective – Unpleasant to look at.
Usage example: her first attempt at painting was pretty ugly—a portrait of her sister that was not at all flattering

Beautiful is an antonym for ugly in topics: unpleasant, dangerous, unattractive.
Nearby Word: ugliness
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Things that words describes

girl beautiful girl ugly girl
baby beautiful baby ugly baby
man beautiful man ugly man
woman beautiful woman ugly woman
Other nouns: people, lady, boy, body, race, men, creature, appearance, form, clothes, way, face, characters, world, queen, witch, daughter, women, girls, princesses.

Both words in one sentence

  • He had his own private theories about why certain words sounded beautiful or ugly.
  • Kavonn of Charby the Vampirate cursed a female character with a reactive version of this: She switches between beautiful and ugly depending on her actions.
  • Literature / Cinderella Beauty Equals Goodness: The step-sisters may be beautiful or ugly, depending on the variation but Cinderella is always the most attractive.
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