adjective, come·li·er, come·li·est.
Words nearby comely
Origin of comely
SYNONYMS FOR comely
OTHER WORDS FROM comelycome·li·ly, adverbcome·li·ness, nounun·come·ly, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for comeliness
Comely the creature is, but the comeliness is not of this world.Eothen|A. W. Kinglake
The best looking among the peons lose their comeliness after a few years, owing to hard labor, childbirth, and deprivations.Aztec Land|Maturin M. Ballou
She was looking serious this evening, but that did not interfere with her comeliness or her pleasant manners.Uncle Max|Rosa Nouchette Carey
Childless old Mrs. Dormer was delighted to listen, to feast her eyes on his comeliness, and to pet him to any extent he desired.The Great Miss Driver|Anthony Hope
He saw no beauty, comeliness, or loveliness in the character of God as represented by the teaching of the various religious sects.