Synonyms of 'beauty'
Physical attractiveness can play a major part in how we react to people.
It was meant to give the party greater public appeal.
He was a man of great distinction and charm.
Her air of mystery only added to her glamour.
Princess Grace's understated elegance
symmetry (formal, literary)
It's a game that has really lost its allure.
2 good-lookerDictionary, looker (informal, mainly US), lovely (slang)She is known as a great beauty.
looker (informal, mainly US)
She was the belle of the ball in her new dress.
wow (slang, mainly US)
She was a knockout in navy and scarlet.
One of the girls was an absolute stunner.
beaut (Australian, New Zealand, slang)
3 advantageDictionary, good, usethe beauty of such water-based minerals
A good crowd will be a definite advantage to the team.
I'm only doing all this for your own good.
There's no use you asking me any more questions about that.
I'm a great believer in the benefits of this form of therapy.
They saw little profit in risking their lives to capture the militants.
He buys art solely for financial gain.
Her leadership qualities were a great asset to the party.
the blessings of prosperity
He inwardly questioned the utility of his work.
This battery booster is a boon for photographers.
A thing of beauty is a joy forever;
Its loveliness increases; it will never
Pass into nothingness – Endymion]If you get simple beauty and nought else,
You get about the best thing God invents – Fra Lippo Lippi]`Beauty is truth, truth beauty,' - that is all
Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know – Ode on a Grecian Urn]The truth isn't always beauty, but the hunger for it is – A Bolter and the Invincible Summer]It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness – The Kreutzer Sonata]Beauty vanishes; beauty passes – Epitaph]Beauty is a precious trace that eternity causes to appear to us and that it takes away from us – Present Past - Past Present]Beauty is the moment of transition, as if the form were just ready to flow into other forms – The Conduct of Life]Beauty is mysterious as well as terrible. God and devil are fighting there, and the battlefield is the heart of man – The Brothers Karamazov]All changed, changed utterly;
A terrible beauty is born – Easter 1916]Beauty is feared, more than death – Paterson]Beauty halts and freezes the melting flux of nature – Sexual Personae]Beauty is no quality in things themselves. It exists merely in the mind which contemplates them – Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary]Ask a toad what is beauty ...; he will answer that it is a female with two great round eyes coming out of her little head, a large flat mouth, a yellow belly and a brown back – Philosophical Dictionary]I always say beauty is only sin deep – Reginald]Beauty is nothing other than the promise of happiness – On Love]Beauty is all very well at first sight; but who ever looks at it when it has been in the house three days? – Man and Superman]Beauty is an ecstasy; it is as simple as hunger. There is really nothing to be said about it – Cakes and Ale]Your looks are laughable, unphotographable, yet you're my favourite work of art – My Funny Valentine]Was this the face that launched a thousand ships
And burnt the topless towers of Ilium? – Doctor Faustus]Beauty and Truth, though never found, are worthy to be sought – To David in Heaven]I never saw an ugly thing in my life: for let the form of an object be what it may, - light, shade, and perspective will always make it beautiful
Beauty is in the eye of the beholderBeauty is only skin deep
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Thesaurus for beauty from the Collins English Thesaurus
Beauty is the state or quality of being beautiful .