Examples of beau in a Sentence
- Her beaux between marriage generally fell into two categories: ineffectual pretty boys or handsome brutes. —Joanne Kaufman, People, 21 Mar. 1988
- This was essentially the vehicle that had been perfected, through more than a century or two, for—and by—a continuing line of fops, beaux, macaronis, dudes, bucks, blades, swells, bloods and mashers. —Osbert Sitwell, The Scarlet Tree, 1975
She introduced us to her latest beau.
her new beau brought flowers when he picked her up for their first date
Recent Examples of beau from the Web
Khloé, who is reportedly pregnant with the couple's first child, partied the night away as Khaleesi, blonde braids and all, while her beau showed off his pecks as Khal Drogo, complete with Khal's signature chin braid and Dothraki garb.
The news came via TMZ on Friday, with the website reporting that the father is Jenner's beau, rapper Travis Scott.
Just a week after Kendall Jenner was spotted sitting court side at the Clippers vs. Lakers basketball game, supporting her rumored beau Blake Griffin, a power forward for the Clippers, Us Weekly is confirming the relationship.
At the opening ceremony for the Invictus Games in September, Meghan Markle was spotted sitting, not with her beau, Prince Harry, but rather with her good friend Markus Anderson.
While there isn't a ton to go on at this moment, fans seem to be convinced that shoot is somehow about or will feature her British beau Joe Alwyn.
Friday nights just got better for you, your bestie, beau or boo.
Earlier this week, reports that her younger sister Khloe Kardashian was expecting her first child with NBA star and beau Tristan Thompson also made a splash online.
The first royal beau to woo his fiancée with a dazzling blue stone was in fact Prince Albert.
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Origin and Etymology of beau
First Known Use: 1653See Words from the same year
Synonymsboyfriend, boy, fellow, man, old man, swain
Related Wordsadmirer, crush, steady; gallant, suitor, wooer; beloved, darling, dear, favorite, flame, honey, love, lover, significant other, soul mate, spark, sparker, squeeze [slang], sweet, sweetheart, sweetie, sweetie pie, valentine; fancy man, gigolo; date, escort; groom, husband; fiancé, intended
Near Antonymsslob, sloven
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