flawless

adjective
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

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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 The group of nine women — Jihyo, Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Momo, Sana, Mina, Dahyun, Chaeyoung, and Tzuyu — are all enviable hair, flawless skin, and brilliant smiles. Natalie Morin, refinery29.com, "TWICE Just Want To Make You Happy," 21 May 2020 All of that flawless audio comes at a price, though: Sonos speakers aren't exactly cheap. Shayna Murphy, USA TODAY, "You can get these top-rated Sonos products at Cyber Monday prices," 2 Apr. 2020 The line has been far from flawless, and starting right tackle Bobby Massie (ankle) has missed the last two games. Rich Campbell, chicagotribune.com, "Position by position, here’s how the Bears’ offensive uptick goes well beyond Mitch Trubisky’s improved play," 9 Dec. 2019 Nick, the family’s flawless, popular son, witnessed the crime in question and has remained tight-lipped. Ashley Lee, Houston Chronicle, "How Alanis Morissette’s ‘Jagged Little Pill’ has Broadway talking about sexual assault," 3 Feb. 2020 For 2020, Federal worked with Henry Repeating Arms to solve that problem and create the slickest-cycling lever load ever by tweaking the geometry of cartridge case and bullet for flawless performance. Richard Mann, Field & Stream, "Best New Hunting, Long-Range, and Handgun Ammo of the 2020 SHOT Show," 22 Jan. 2020 Our favorite celebrities served looks upon looks of head-turning hair, eye-popping makeup, and enviable flawless glowing skin. Shalwah Evans, Essence, "Celebrities Brought The Beauty On The Red Carpet And Social Media This Week," 10 Jan. 2020 Bouchet’s action sequences are flawless, vivid, and exciting, only matched by her gift for witty banter between her wise-cracking, kick-ass protagonists. Maureen Lee Lenker, EW.com, "The 10 best romance novels of 2019," 23 Dec. 2019 Her flawless skin, bare of makeup, just seems unfair. Margaret Gray, Los Angeles Times, "How Mj Rodriguez of ‘Pose’ became the leading lady of ‘Little Shop of Horrors’," 25 Sep. 2019

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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 5 Jun. 2020.

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