good looks

See synonyms for good looks on
plural noun
  1. good or attractive personal appearance; handsomeness or beauty.

Origin of good looks

First recorded in 1790–1800

Words Nearby good looks Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use good looks in a sentence

  • A gentleman expatiating upon the good looks of women, declared that he had never yet seen an ugly woman.

  • Having seen no service, he owed his appointment largely to his conceit and good looks.

    Napoleon's Marshals | R. P. Dunn-Pattison
  • The new monarch, with his striking personality and good looks, at once captivated the hearts of his fickle Southern subjects.

    Napoleon's Marshals | R. P. Dunn-Pattison
  • Lucy Warrender had kept her good looks; I expect if she hadn't she would have gone under long before.

  • After riding in silent thought for a few rods, he said, "I have lost my good looks now, I suppose."

    Overland | John William De Forest

British Dictionary definitions for good looks

good looks

pl n
  1. personal attractiveness or beauty

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012