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handsome

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handsome/ˈhænsəm/adjective
handsomerhandsomest
handsome
/ˈhænsəm/
adjective
handsomerhandsomest
Learner's definition of HANDSOME  
[also more handsome; most handsome]
: pleasing to look at
especially of a person : having a pleasing appearance that causes romantic or sexual feelings in someone
◊ Men are more frequently described as handsome than women.
Synonyms see: beautiful
always used before a noun : large in size or amount
always used before a noun : done or achieved in an impressive way

— handsomely

adverb

— handsomeness

noun,[noncount]
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