well-favored

adjective
well-fa·​vored | \ ˈwel-ˈfā-vərd How to pronounce well-favored (audio) \

Definition of well-favored

: good-looking, handsome a spacious, fair, well-favored face— Henry James

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well-favoredness noun

First Known Use of well-favored

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Well-favored.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/well-favored. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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