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good looks

plural noun
good or attractive personal appearance; handsomeness or beauty.
Origin of good looks
First recorded in 1790-1800 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • It takes time for anything that has turned bad to lose its good looks.

    Weighed and Wanting George MacDonald
  • Since a recent miscarriage, all trace of her good looks had disappeared.

  • Her good looks were undoubted, but to him they were of an almost celestial order.

    The Law-Breakers Ridgwell Cullum
  • I wish you would not talk of my ‘good looks’ as if I were a dog or a horse!

    The First Violin Jessie Fothergill
  • Puttin' notions about fellers and good looks and keepin' company into her head!

    Mary-'Gusta Joseph C. Lincoln
British Dictionary definitions for good looks

good looks

plural noun
personal attractiveness or beauty
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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