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English definition of “glamour”

glamour

noun [U] (also glamor)    /ˈɡlæm·ər/
a quality of someone or something that causes excitement and admiration because of its style or attractive appearance: Hollywood glamour The downhill race was one of the glamour events of the Winter Olympics.
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