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good-looking

[goo d-loo k-ing] /ˈgʊdˈlʊk ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
of good or attractive appearance; handsome or beautiful:
a good-looking young man; a good-looking hat.
Origin of good-looking
1770-1780
1770-80
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  • At the time of the Army of Occupation he really was as good-looking a man as any in the Dragoons.

    Catherine: A Story William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Among the passengers was a stout, good-looking man, a New York merchant.

    Brave and Bold Horatio Alger
  • I may not be as good-looking as she is, but I'm a better actress.

    The Film of Fear Arnold Fredericks
  • The only objection is, he's not as good-looking as Monny and I wanted our dragoman to be.

    It Happened in Egypt C. N. Williamson
  • My innocence would not have saved me if I had not been good-looking.

    Candide Voltaire
British Dictionary definitions for good-looking

good-looking

adjective
1.
handsome or pretty
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