not just a/another pretty face

Definition of not just a/another pretty face

:being attractive but also having other good qualities, such as intelligence
  • If he wants to get people to vote for him, he's got to prove he's not just a/another pretty face.

Word by Word Definitions

just play
  1. : having a basis in or conforming to fact or reason : reasonable

  2. : conforming to a standard of correctness : proper

  3. : faithful to an original

  1. : exactly, precisely

  2. : very recently

  3. : by a very small margin : barely

  1. : archaic variant of joust

another play
  1. : different or distinct from the one first considered

  2. : some other

  3. : being one more in addition to one or more of the same kind

  1. : an additional one of the same kind : one more

  2. : one that is different from the first or present one

  3. : one of a group of unspecified or indefinite things

pretty play
  1. : artful, clever

  2. : pat, apt

  3. : pleasing by delicacy or grace

  1. : in some degree : moderately

  2. : quite, mainly

  3. : in a gracefully pleasing manner : prettily

  1. : dainty clothes

  2. : a pretty person or thing

  1. : to make pretty

face play
  1. : the front part of the head that in humans extends from the forehead to the chin and includes the mouth, nose, cheeks, and eyes

  2. : the face as a means of identification : countenance

  3. : presence, sight

  1. : to confront impudently

  2. : to line near the edge especially with a different material

  3. : to cover the front or surface of


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