handsomeness
noun see handsome

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Handsomeness — Hand some*ness, n. The quality of being handsome. [1913 Webster] Handsomeness is the mere animal excellence, beauty the mere imaginative. Hare. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • handsomeness — handsome ► ADJECTIVE (handsomer, handsomest) 1) (of a man) good looking. 2) (of a woman) striking and imposing rather than conventionally pretty. 3) (of a thing) well made, imposing, and of obvious quality. 4) (of an amount) substantial; sizeable …   English terms dictionary

  • handsomeness — See handsomely. * * * …   Universalium

  • handsomeness — noun The quality of being handsome …   Wiktionary

  • handsomeness — hand·some·ness || hændsÉ™mnɪs n. attractiveness, quality of being good looking; generosity, liberality …   English contemporary dictionary

  • handsomeness — hand·some·ness …   English syllables

  • handsomeness — noun the quality of having regular well defined features (especially of a man) • Syn: ↑good looks • Derivationally related forms: ↑handsome • Hypernyms: ↑beauty …   Useful english dictionary

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