[ tel-i-jen-ik ]
/ ˌtɛl ɪˈdʒɛn ɪk /
having physical qualities or characteristics that televise well; videogenic.
Origin of telegenic
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Peniche, meanwhile, was a more ideal client in her telegenically trainwreck ways.
/ (ˌtɛlɪˈdʒɛnɪk) /
having or showing a pleasant television image
Word Origin for telegenic
C20: from tele (vision) + (photo) genic
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Judith Barrett, pretty and blonde actress, is the first Telegenic Girl to go on record. In other words, she is the perfect type of beauty for television. ... She is slated for the first television motion picture. [Baltimore "Sun," Oct. 16, 1939]
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