Handsome

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Definition

handsome: attractive, good-looking (generally used to describe men); generous, large
adjective
Your son Freddy is a very handsome young man. I'm not gay but I could change my mind for a guy like that.
Whoever finds my necklace will receive a handsome reward.

Pronunciation examples
UK: I received a handsome sum of money from my aunt.
US: My father is a very handsome man.
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Examples

  • "Warbuckle : Eh, she's going to say: 'Hello gentlemen, which one of you handsome fellas is going to kiss me at midnight?'"
  • "Our charismatic and handsome leader has granted us the rare privilege of visiting him in his humble palace."
  • "Although I am your king, I want you to think of me as a really handsome friend, that controls your lives in every way."
  • "Still, there is hope for the human resistance: Edward and I have kidnapped the most important and handsome robot - BrianBot!"
  • "They have peanuts in abundance, and their pilots are very handsome."
  • "It is my sad duty to inform you that I am resigning from my positions as Head of Research and Development and Most Handsome Man at the Delavigne Corporation, effective immediately."
  • "Brian : He's tall, handsome, well-dressed, beautiful shoulders, fantastic nose, nice silky fingers-"
  • "Marilyn Quincy : Icarus, you never told me you had such handsome colleagues."
  • "Bruno's mom : Bonsoir, my handsome husband."
  • "Of all the candidates that applied, you're the least qualified, but the most handsome."

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