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arm candy

a very attractive person who accompanies someone on a date, as at a public event, but is not romantically involved with that person.
Origin of arm candy
1990-95 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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a companion chosen for their physical beauty, esp. as chosen by a celebrity for attending a social event; cf. eye candy


Benjamin Bratt made good arm candy for Julia Roberts.

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similar to 'ear candy' and 'eye candy''s 21st Century Lexicon
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