Definition of good-looking in English:

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good-looking

Pronunciation: /ˌɡʊdˈlʊkɪŋ/

adjective

(Of a person) physically attractive: a good-looking woman in her late thirties
More example sentences
  • She was strikingly good-looking, with long, wavy, fair hair, a cute face and bulbous lips.
  • It's hot, happy, sweaty and full of people determined to have a good time, and the men are pretty good-looking.
  • He had long, flowing hair, he was good-looking, he had charisma in spades.
Synonyms
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, hot, smashing, knockout, drop-dead gorgeous, out of this world, easy on the eye, come-hither, come-to-bed
British informal fit
North American informal cute, foxy, bootylicious
US informal on fleek
Australian/New Zealand informal spunky
literary beauteous
archaic comely, fair

Derivatives

good-looker

Pronunciation: /ˌɡʊdˈlʊkə/
noun
Example sentences
  • The predominantly male cast features plenty of swarthy good-lookers, including Mortensen, Bloom, David Wenham and Karl Urban.

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