Meaning of “beauteous” in the English Dictionary

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"beauteous" in British English

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uk /ˈbjuː.ti.əs/ us /ˈbjuː.t̬i.əs/ literary

Examples from literature

  • At length I gave up all hope, except in that God whose almighty hand was so manifest in the beauteous works around me. 
  • I knew, now, that this beauteous image had not been an hallucination, and by what miracle it had all happened I cared not. 
  • She beats her beauteous breast, and rends her golden hair. 
  • Then to the beauteous eyes mine eyes return'd. 

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

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