The protagonist is an artist named Jed Martin, “a pretty boy, but of a small and slim kind not generally sought out by women.”
Ronaldo is often accused of being a pretty boy, a not-so-subtle way of accusing him of being overly effeminate.
pretty boy: Olympic gold medal-winning boxer Luke Campbell of team great Britain has been signed to Select Model Management.
He was tough and came to attention when gangsterism, [John Dillinger, pretty boy Flood], and organized crime was at its height.
Being a pretty boy in Hollywood is a bad thing, according to Rob Lowe.
But when she was so ungenerous as to call me "a pretty boy," the fire returned to my heart, and I too drew myself up proudly.
Who is that pretty boy dancing with your Helen, Mrs. Bankhead?
Mr. Bell, you're a pretty boy;—a pretty quaker you were; and now you're no quaker, nor any thing else:—ho, ho!
He was a pretty boy, she thought, and she was glad Susan had him.
The Witch made some remark about the pretty boy outside, when she saw an expression of pain flit over the lady's face.
: their ''pretty boy'' young preacher