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Beauty vs. Usefulness

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Beautynoun

The quality of being (especially visually) attractive, pleasing, fine or good-looking; comeliness.

Usefulnessnoun

The quality or degree of being useful.

‘The usefulness of his latest reorganisation has been disputed.’;

Beautynoun

Someone who is beautiful.

‘Brigitte Bardot was a renowned beauty.’;

Usefulnessnoun

The quality or state of being useful; utility; serviceableness; advantage.

Beautynoun

Something that is particularly good or pleasing.

‘That phrasing is a beauty.’; ‘What a goal, what a beauty.’;

Usefulnessnoun

the quality of being of practical use

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Beautynoun

An excellent or egregious example of something.

Beautynoun

The excellence, e.g. the genius

‘''The beauty of the deal is it costs nothing!’;

Beautynoun

A beauty quark (now called bottom quark).

Beautynoun

Beauty treatment; cosmetology.

Beautynoun

(obsolete) Prevailing style or taste; rage; fashion.

Beautyinterjection

(Canada) Thanks! Cool!

‘It's the long weekend. Beauty!’;

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Beautyadjective

(Canada) Of high quality, well done.

‘He made a beauty pass through the neutral zone.’;

Beautynoun

An assemblage of graces or properties pleasing to the eye, the ear, the intellect, the æsthetic faculty, or the moral sense.

‘Beauty consists of a certain composition of color and figure, causing delight in the beholder.’; ‘The production of beauty by a multiplicity of symmetrical parts uniting in a consistent whole.’; ‘The old definition of beauty, in the Roman school, was, "multitude in unity;" and there is no doubt that such is the principle of beauty.’;

Beautynoun

A particular grace, feature, ornament, or excellence; anything beautiful; as, the beauties of nature.

Beautynoun

A beautiful person, esp. a beautiful woman.

‘All the admired beauties of Verona.’;

Beautynoun

Prevailing style or taste; rage; fashion.

‘She stained her hair yellow, which was then the beauty.’;

Beautynoun

the qualities that give pleasure to the senses

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Beautynoun

a very attractive or seductive looking woman

Beautynoun

an outstanding example of its kind;

‘his roses were beauties’; ‘when I make a mistake it's a beaut’;

Beautynoun

a combination of qualities, such as shape, colour, or form, that pleases the aesthetic senses, especially the sight

‘an area of outstanding natural beauty’; ‘I was struck by her beauty’;

Beautynoun

a combination of qualities that pleases the intellect

‘the artistry and beauty of football’;

Beautynoun

denoting something intended to make someone more attractive

‘beauty treatment’;

Beautynoun

a beautiful woman

‘he arrived with a blonde beauty on his arm’; ‘she was considered a great beauty in her youth’;

Beautynoun

an excellent example of something

‘the fish was a beauty, around 14 pounds’;

Beautynoun

the pleasing or attractive features of (something)

‘the beauties of the English countryside’;

Beautynoun

the best aspect or advantage of something

‘the beauty of keeping cats is that they don't tie you down’;

Beautyadjective

good; excellent (used as a general term of approval).

Beauty

Beauty is commonly described as a feature of objects that makes these objects pleasurable to perceive. Such objects include landscapes, sunsets, humans and works of art.

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