Definition of "beautiful" [beau•ti•ful]

  • (adjective) Having qualities that delight the senses, especially the sense of sight.
  • (adjective) Excellent; wonderful.

Use "beautiful" in a sentence

  • "He owes (owns, possesses,) a beautiful harp -- _beautiful_!"
  • "Where the adjectives and adverbs have two or more syllables, most of them are compared by the use of the adverbs _more_ and _most_, or, if the comparison be a descending one, by the use of _less_ and _least_; as, _beautiful, more beautiful, most beautiful_, and"
  • "-- _More beautiful, most beautiful_, etc. can hardly be called degree forms of the adjective."

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