beauty spot


noun

a tiny, molelike patch worn, usually on the face, as to set off the fairness of the skin.
a mole or other dark mark on the skin.
a place of exceptional scenic or architectural beauty: Montserrat is the beauty spot of the islands.

Origin of beauty spot

First recorded in 1650–60
Also called beauty mark (for defs 1, 2).
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beauty spot

noun

a place of outstanding beauty
a small dark-coloured patch or spot worn on a lady's face as an adornment or as a foil to her complexion
a mole or other similar natural mark on the skin

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