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English noun: beauty

1. beauty (attribute) the qualities that give pleasure to the senses


Broader (hypernym)appearance, visual aspect


Narrower (hyponym)attractiveness, beauteousness, comeliness, cuteness, exquisiteness, fairness, glamor, glamour, glory, good looks, handsomeness, loveliness, picturesqueness, pleasingness, prettiness, pulchritude, raw beauty, resplendence, resplendency


Attributebeautiful, ugly


Antonymsugliness

2. beauty (person) a very attractive or seductive looking woman


Synonymsdish, knockout, looker, lulu, mantrap, peach, ravisher, smasher, stunner, sweetheart


Broader (hypernym)adult female, woman

3. beauty (cognition) an outstanding example of its kind


SamplesHis roses were beauties.
When I make a mistake it's a beaut.


Synonymsbeaut


Broader (hypernym)example, exemplar, good example, model









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