Examples of ravishing in a Sentence
She is a ravishing beauty.
a ravishing view of the ocean
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Laura Owens’ silk-screened and embroidered series of trees on silk, from 2003, is just ravishing.
Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger’s ravishing 1948 film is a fantastical masterpiece in which everything is heightened: color, emotions and, above all, the urgency of artistic expression.
Some of the items, like the Armani suits, are thrilling to see up close because the textiles are so ravishing, their construction so evidently skilled.
Frances was a ravishing redhead, and it was rumored that Nast was interested in her, but my grandfather succeeded in winning her hand.
His tone is not especially ravishing
Max wanted his freedom to do his own thing, experience the fullness of life, and follow his heart into the arms of the ravishing young Florence Deshon.
Travel Leisure rounded up some of the globe's most ravishing regions — guaranteed to brighten up your day.
Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie, or a Dramatic Special (Jean-Marc Vallée) Chances of winning: 50/50 Vallée's an Oscar nominee and directed every ravishing frame of BLL to perfection.
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First Known Use of ravishing
aesthetic (also esthetic), attractive, beauteous, beautiful, comely, cute, drop-dead, fair, fetching, good, good-looking, goodly, gorgeous, handsome, knockout, lovely, lovesome, pretty, seemly, sightly, stunning, taking, well-favored;
abhorrent, abominable, bad, disagreeable, disgusting, dreadful, foul, frightful, ghastly, horrible, loathsome, nasty, nauseating, objectionable, offensive, repellent (also repellant), repugnant, repulsive, revolting, shocking, sickening, terrible, vile;
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