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English definition of “flattering”

flattering

adjective     /ˈflæt.ər.ɪŋ/ US  /ˈflæt̬.ɚ-/
making someone look or seem better or more attractive than usual: a flattering photograph That suit is very flattering. He's always making flattering remarks.The style, appearance, and make-up of clothes
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