Examples of beautiful in a Sentence
Located on one of the most beautiful and untouched coastlines in America, this recreational area has much to offer. You can hike on rocky headlands that rise dramatically from the Pacific Ocean, ride horses or bikes along scenic trails, walk along the many beaches, kayak on pristine Tomales Bay, or spy the abundance of native flowers and wildlife, including elephant seals and tule elk. —Tim Fish, Wine Spectator, 15 Nov. 2008
In her biography of Monroe, Churchwell takes to task the relentless mythomania of her admirers and critics, who are equally invested in nurturing the legend of a hapless beautiful woman consumed by her desire for celebrity and love. —Lakshmi Chaudhry, Nation, 27 Aug.-3 Sept. 2007
In the hothouse of today's celebrity monoculture, the result has been the perfection of the kind of profile in which athletes and actors struggle to overcome … absence or presence in their lives of money, fame, sex and drugs. Especially so in the upscale slicks, where these stories of the rich and beautiful emerge so flat and lifeless that no one in them casts a shadow. —Jeff MacGregor, New York Times Book Review, 21 Aug. 2005
You have the most beautiful smile.
The film tells a beautiful story about two young lovers.
Our hotel room had a beautiful view of the ocean.
The sunsets here are absolutely beautiful.
What a beautiful day for a picnic!
This is a beautiful example of early American poetry.
Recent Examples of beautiful from the Web
Under clear skies in a beautiful forever place The Future of Energy-Lateral Power of the People featured communities that were not waiting for federal or state initiatives, but were doing their part to save the planet now.
How is this anything other than the president of the United States going over and seeing the First Lady, who by the way speaks five languages, is incredibly beautiful, and is incredibly intelligent, and is a great representative of our country?
Though the setting was established by piano and the rising excitement of ascending line and increased dynamic and tension, all that fell away for the spare and subtle duo segment of violin and cello, in a most beautiful moment.
Why couldn't Shayna Hubers, a brilliant and beautiful grad student, simply walk away from her troubled relationship with Ryan Poston?
Not quite as beautiful as Mazda’s small cars, but exceptional-looking in this class of boring boxes.
There isn't a more beautiful sight than the American flag flying high.
Charlie is running a yacht rental business and his seemingly carefree lifestyle of remote beaches, late night dinners, and intriguingly beautiful women is easy to grow accustomed to.
All in all, guests enjoyed celebrating the career and vision of a man who helped shape Descanso Garden’s present, and future yet to come, in a beautiful setting.
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Usage Note on beautiful
Our evidence shows that when beautiful is used to describe physical beauty, it is overwhelming used of women or a physical aspect of a woman (such as her hair or skin). This hasn't always been the case: when beautiful first came into English it was used as easily of men as it was of women. Nowadays, handsome is the adjective of appreciation most commonly used of men.
The plural noun phrase beautiful people doesn't refer to the overall looks of the people mentioned, but rather the elegance and sumptuousness of their lives.
Synonym Discussion of beautiful
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