[byoo-tee-uhs, -tyuhs]
adjective Chiefly Literary.

1400–50; late Middle English; see beauty, -ous

beauteously, adverb
beauteousness, noun
unbeauteous, adjective
unbeauteously, adverb
unbeauteousness, noun Unabridged
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beauteous (ˈbjuːtɪəs)
a poetic word for beautiful

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Word Origin & History

mid-15c., adj. from beauty (q.v.). Now mostly limited to poetry and displaced elsewhere by beautiful.
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Example sentences
The torture itself is abstract and beauteous, a torture which makes its own world rather than to accept a world which is given.
Yet in this unbearably hot and dry environment several hundred beauteous plants thrive and multiply.
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