Definition of gorgeous in English:

gorgeous

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Pronunciation: /ˈgɔːdʒəs
 
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adjective

Derivatives

gorgeously

adverb
More example sentences
  • After deciding upon a stylish dress, gorgeously elegant shoes, and completely frivolous lingerie, I fainted.
  • As for the much-talked-about refurbishment, well, it looked absolutely gorgeously sumptuous.
  • I retain a strong impression of her as a very kind but remote woman; gorgeously elegant, but distant.

gorgeousness

noun
More example sentences
  • The pageantry of Indian life appealed powerfully to the artist, and he rendered it with all his inherent splendor and gorgeousness.
  • All this flurry of fanciness raised our expectations for an exciting night of visual gorgeousness, or as the programme stated, ‘an impure smorgasbord of late night performance!’
  • And I felt a bit wobbly throughout, recognising the gorgeousness of all our funny, fabulous, vigorous locals.

Origin

late 15th century (describing sumptuous clothing): from Old French gorgias 'fine, elegant', of unknown origin.

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