- 1Very pleasant or attractive: a charming country cottageMore example sentences
delightful, pleasing, pleasant, agreeable, likeable, endearing, lovely, lovable, adorable, cute, sweet, appealing, attractive, good-looking, prepossessing; striking, alluring, delectable, ravishing, winning, winsome, fetching, captivating, engaging, enchanting, entrancing, fascinating, bewitching, beguiling, spellbinding, hypnotizing, mesmerizing, seductive, desirable, tempting, inviting, irresistible• dated taking• literary beauteous
- Like a lot of people I've heard from, my expectations for it were not exactly sky high, but I was very pleasantly surprised at how charming and sweet the movie is.
- History buffs will be pleasantly regaled by this charming little chamber piece.
- She saw him smile, a charming, attractive smile, one that was supposed to compel her into trusting him, no doubt.
- 1.1(Of a person or their manner) very polite, friendly, and likeable: he was a charming, affectionate colleagueMore example sentences
- He was charming and polite and very encouraging to those who would follow in his footsteps.
- This politician is charming and likeable but carries the air of a bit of a mischievous rogue.
- She was a charming girl, well brought up with perfect manners, but without doubt the most idle person I have ever met.
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- Used as an ironic expression of displeasure or disapproval: ‘I hate men.’ ‘Charming!’ he saidMore example sentences
- Well that's charming that is! And I was going to give you that drink on the house too.
- So what you are saying is that those who agree with you are right, and those who disagree are disgusting. That's charming.
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- He is the owner of a fine home, a lovely and intelligent wife, and four charmingly spirited children.
- Unlike so many other romantic comedies, this film is charmingly real.
- The question is left open enough to be charmingly paradoxical.