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winsomeadjective

uk   /ˈwɪn.səm/  us   /ˈwɪn.səm/ literary approving
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winsomeadjective

 us   /ˈwɪn·səm/
charming and attractive in a simple way: She opened her eyes and gave her mother a winsome smile.
(Definition of winsome from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “winsome”
in Chinese (Simplified) 天真可爱的, 讨人喜欢的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天真可愛的, 討人喜歡的…
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