Meaning of “Adonis” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"Adonis" in British English

See all translations

Adonisnoun [ C ]

uk /əˈdəʊ.nɪs/ us /əˈdɑː.nɪs/

a very beautiful or sexually attractive young man:

She walked in on the arm of some blond Adonis.

(Definition of “Adonis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!