noun, plural beaus ideal, beaux ideal for 1; beau ideals for 2.
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"Brave Old Salt," as Somers always called him, was our young officer's beau-ideal of a naval commander.Brave Old Salt|Oliver Optic
This prince of the seventeenth century was the beau-ideal decadent that many modern novelists have delighted to depict.Court Beauties of Old Whitehall|W. R. H. Trowbridge
From that day Stuart was Bivens's beau-ideal of a gentleman.The Root of Evil|Thomas Dixon
It forms a notion, creates a beau-ideal—a very absurd one truly—and then tries every character by it.Rattlin the Reefer|Edward Howard
Jack Meredith was the beau-ideal of the society man in the best acceptation of the word.With Edged Tools|Henry Seton Merriman