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adjective     /ˈwɪn.səm/ literary approving
attractive and pleasing , with simple qualities , sometimes like those a child has: Maria brought along her eldest daughter - a winsome lass with brown eyes and a ready smile .AttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegant winsomely     /-li/ adverb AttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegant
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