handsome definition

  • adjective:
    • Pleasing and dignified in type or appearance. See Synonyms at breathtaking.
    • good or copious: a handsome reward. See Synonyms at liberal.
    • Marked by or calling for ability dexterity: did some handsome maneuvers regarding the skating rink.
    • Appropriate or fitting: a handsome place for new college.
    • huge: a handsome cost; won by a handsome margin.
    • Dexterous; skillful; convenient; prepared; convenient; -- put on things as persons.
    • Agreeable into eye or even to correct style; having an enjoyable appearance or phrase; attractive.
    • Striking, impressive and elegantly proportioned, though maybe not usually breathtaking.
    • appropriate or easily fit into activity; marked with propriety and convenience; elegant; getting; appropriate.
    • Evincing a becoming generosity or nobleness of character; liberal; ample.
    • Ample; mildly big.
    • Having good appearance
    • Dexterous; skillful; convenient; prepared; convenient; -- placed on things as people.
    • Agreeable towards eye or to correct style; having an enjoyable appearance or appearance; appealing; having balance and dignity; comely; -- revealing over pretty, and less than beautiful
    • appropriate or fit in action; marked with propriety and ease; elegant; becoming; appropriate
    • Evincing a becoming generosity or nobleness of personality; liberal; good.
    • adequate; reasonably huge.
    • pleasing in features specially by reason of conformity to ideals of kind and percentage
    • given or giving easily
  • verb:
    • To make good looking.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To render good looking.
  • others:
    • very easy to deal with or use; handy; ready; convenient.
    • Agreeable on attention or to correct style; pleasing in proportions and aspect; having balance or equilibrium of components; well-formed and well attired, prepared, or arrayed: as, a handsome individual or face; a handsome building; a handsome screen.
    • Graceful in way; marked by propriety and simplicity; becoming; proper: since, a handsome design; a handsome distribution or target.
    • eg to suit a person's convenience or desires; ample; huge; on a liberal scale: as, a handsome earnings or outlay.
    • Characterized by or expressive of generosity or magnanimity: as, a handsome apology; a handsome action.
    • Synonyms Pretty, Fair, etc. See breathtaking.
    • which will make handsome; render pleasing or attractive.

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