Pronunciation of Comely
/kˈʌmlɪ/, /kˈʌmlɪ/, /k_ˈʌ_m_l_ɪ/
Synonyms for comely:
comme il faut
Other synonyms and related words:
bonnie, middling, fit, nice, taking, clean, average, fetching, pulchritudinous, befitting, mediocre, decorous, good, likely, decent, goodly, proper, adequate, de rigueur, fairish, buxom, reasonable, right, ravishing, seemly, respectable, trim, meet, fine, honest, bewitching, delightful, neat, enough, lovesome, just, well-favored, beauteous, Comme Il Faut, cute, dainty, aesthetic.
charming, refined, dazzling, bonny, fair, picturesque, beauteous, good-looking, sublime, belle, polished, flowerlike, elegant, stunning, sightly, glamorous, gorgeous, superb, pretty, ornamental, lovely, beautiful, resplendent, pleasing, quaint, splendid, finished, graceful, buxom, handsome, shapely, enchanting, exquisite, attractive, radiant, nice, pulchritudinous, fine, eye-filling, becoming.
Sense 2 (noun)
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Usage examples for comely:
- When the king saw the forlorn little company he said: " Whence are ye, fair youths, so strong and comely of body? - "Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race", Maud Isabel Ebbutt.
- He was comely, and his face was beautiful, because his heart was pure and good. - "A Child's Story Garden", Compiled by Elizabeth Heber.