flaw·​less | \ ˈflȯ-ləs How to pronounce flawless (audio) \

Definition of flawless

1 : having no flaw or imperfection : perfect a flawless performance flawless beauty flawless diction The decor is elegant, the service is flawless and the food is exquisite.— Anthony Dias Blue
2 of a gemstone : free of defects : having no internal flaws Some diamond experts dispute that a set diamond can be truly flawless, saying it can be only internally flawlessThe New York Times Style Magazine

Other Words from flawless

flawlessly adverb
performed flawlessly You know the moments: a computer that has worked flawlessly for as long as you can remember stubbornly refuses to boot one morning. Personal Computer
flawlessness noun
The trouble with having spectacular diamonds for the night was finding an ensemble worthy of such flawlessness. — Plum Sykes

Examples of flawless in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Euphoria favorite Maude Apatow leaned into English rose romanticism, relying on a flawless complexion, nudish-rose lip, and bold brow—along with a razor-sharp bob—to communicate a dreamy feel. Calin Van Paris, Vogue, 20 Feb. 2022 For a soft, flawless complexion, mushroom extract tightens pores while squalane and 12 amino acids enhance the skin’s moisture barrier. Essence, 17 Feb. 2022 For a flawless complexion—and sun protection—apply YSL Beauty All Hours Foundation SPF 20 ($54) with a damp makeup sponge. Jessica Herndon, ELLE, 14 Feb. 2022 The 7-foot Iowa transfer from Newburgh, Indiana, played a nearly flawless game and his length, toughness, skill and intelligence were unmistakable. Adam Baum, The Enquirer, 20 Nov. 2021 Hey, Mary Kay: AVP (Alex Van Pelt) called a flawless game. cleveland, 16 May 2021 Another gift from Union over the weekend: the secrets to her flawless complexion. Emily Dixon, Marie Claire, 7 Dec. 2020 Maude went for classic beauty — which was done using Armani beauty makeup products like the Luminous Silk Foundation — for a flawless base on top of her hydrating pre-Met Gala skincare routine. Seventeen, 3 May 2022 Child started with ColorStay Foundation in the shades 400 and 460 for a flawless, long-lasting base. Emerald Elitou, Essence, 3 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of flawless

1659, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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Cite this Entry

“Flawless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flawless. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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