Definition Adonis

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Definition

an Adonis: a tall, strong, handsome man
noun
Adonis was a handsome young man in Greek legend.

Examples

  • "Our company's marquee perfume release last year, "Adonis for men", has been nominated for a "Smelly" award, the most prestigious award in the perfume industry."
  • "I stand before you today not as a pimple-faced intern, fetching coffee and making copies, but as a modern-day Adonis: statuesque, strong, confident."
  • "Horatio : This is Adonis For Men."
  • "And Delavigne for its fragrance: Adonis for Men."

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