[ glam-er-uhs ]
/ ˈglæm ər əs /
full of glamour; charmingly or fascinatingly attractive, especially in a mysterious or magical way.
full of excitement, adventure, and unusual activity: the glamorous job of a foreign correspondent.
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OTHER WORDS FROM glamorous
glam·or·ous·ly, glam·our·ous·ly, adverbglam·or·ous·ness, glam·our·ous·ness, nounul·tra·glam·or·ous, adjectiveun·glam·or·ous, adjective
un·glam·or·ous·ly, adverbun·glam·or·ous·ness, nounun·glam·our·ous, adjectiveun·glam·our·ous·ly, adverbun·glam·our·ous·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for glamorous
It was a squalid sight, though the festive season of the year and that glamourous air peculiar to Indiana brooded it.
The mountains, seen partly above and partly below it, wore a glamourous purple.'way Down In Lonesome Cove|Charles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)
British Dictionary definitions for glamorous
/ (ˈɡlæmərəs) /
possessing glamour; alluring and fascinatinga glamorous career
beautiful and smart, esp in a showy waya glamorous woman
Derived forms of glamorousglamorously or glamourously, adverbglamorousness or glamourousness, noun
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