beauteous

play
adjective beau·te·ous \ˈbyü-tē-əs\

Definition of beauteous

beauteously

adverb

beauteousness

noun

Examples of beauteous in a sentence

  1. a beauteous woman in a ball gown

Origin and Etymology of beauteous

Middle English, from beaute beauty


First Known Use: 15th century


BEAUTEOUS Defined for Kids

beauteous

play
adjective beau·te·ous \ˈbyü-tē-əs\

Definition of beauteous for Students



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up beauteous? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

clearly seen through or understood

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • manet-jeanne-spring
  • Which is a synonym of chaffer?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ