Share this entry

Share this page

gorgeous

Synonyms of gorgeous in English:

adjective

  • 1 a simply gorgeous man
    sexy, sexually attractive, sexual, seductive, alluring, tantalizing, ravishing, desirable, sultry, sensuous, sensual, erotic, arousing, luscious, lush, nubile;
    Scottish & Northern English bonny
    informal fanciable, beddable, tasty, studly, hot, smashing, knockout, out of this world, easy on the eye, come-hither, come-to-bed
    British informal fit
    North American informal cute, foxy, bootylicious
    Australian/New Zealand informal spunky
    literary beauteous
    archaic comely, fair
    [Antonyms] ugly
  • 2 a little restaurant with gorgeous views across the valley
    informal sensational, out of this world, fabulous, fantastic
    literary wondrous
    [Antonyms] uninteresting
  • 3 gorgeous uniforms of scarlet and gold
    resplendent, magnificent, stately, imposing, sumptuous, luxurious, elegant, opulent, dazzling, brilliant, glittering
    [Antonyms] drab
  • 4 informal gorgeous weather
    British informal brilliant, brill
    Australian/New Zealand informal bonzer
    British informal , dated spiffing, topping, top-hole, wizard
    [Antonyms] terrible
  • Definition of gorgeous in:

    Share this entry

    Share this page

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day tenebrous
    Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
    adjective
    dark; shadowy or obscure