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belle

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Pronunciation: /bɛl
 
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Definition of belle in English:

noun

A beautiful girl or woman, especially the most beautiful at a particular event: the belle of the ball
More example sentences
  • In a tribute to these stunning stars, I have chosen to profile some of the most beautiful Hollywood belles of all time.
  • Saratoga may have been filled with beautiful belles, he acknowledges - but his own eldest daughter was ‘the loveliest of them all.’
  • You could doll her up - and Hollywood did - all you wanted, and she'd be the prettiest belle at the ball.
Synonyms
beauty, beautiful woman, dream, vision, picture, pin-up, goddess, Venus, siren, charmer, enchantress, seductress

Origin

early 17th century: from French, feminine of beau, from Latin bella, feminine of bellus 'beautiful'.

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