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good looks

plural noun
good or attractive personal appearance; handsomeness or beauty.
Origin of good looks
1790-1800 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Oliver Hilditch's good-looks had been the subject of many press comments during the last few days.

    The Evil Shepherd E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • Her lovers succeeded one another with quite bewildering rapidity, and with little regard either to rank or good-looks.

  • No doubt he was good-looking,—but his good-looks were almost repulsive to her.

    The American Senator Anthony Trollope
  • He bore the proudest name in Italy, and he had wealth, good-looks, and high connections to lend a glamour to his birth.

  • By his height he was ten years old: by his face with its evil mud-lark pallor and good-looks, he was forty.

    Sea and Sardinia D. H. Lawrence
  • The cleverness and good-looks and goodness of the girls were expatiated upon, but Margret gave no sign of interest.

    An Isle in the Water Katharine Tynan
British Dictionary definitions for good-looks

good looks

plural noun
personal attractiveness or beauty
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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