Adjective "beauteous" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈbjuːtɪəs/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Beautiful.
  1. 'But on the descent it's beauteous, because you can slide down it like a skier.'
  2. 'With the doc are his beauteous, pretty-in-pink daughter, Miranda, and a roller-skating, ever-logical robot, Ariel.'
  3. 'This bud of love, by summer's ripening breath, may prove a beauteous flow'r when next we meet.'
  4. 'Christmas dinner is a beauteous occasion, with Dumbledore, McGonagall, and Hagrid all feeling warm and emotional.'
  5. 'This beauteous, beguiling album has sat on the subs' bench awaiting a review call-up since early February, and how remiss it was to fail to alert you to the spring in its step until now.'

Definitions

1. beautiful.

More examples(as adjective)

"youths can be beauteous."

"people/places/organizations can be beauteous."

"people can be beauteous."

"orders can be beauteous."

"mountains can be beauteous."

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Origin

Late Middle English: from beauty, on the pattern of bounteous and plenteous.