Definition of “flattering” - English Dictionary

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“flattering” in British English

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flatteringadjective

uk /ˈflæt.ər.ɪŋ/ us /ˈflæt̬.ɚ.ɪŋ/

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.

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

“flattering” in American English

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flatteringadjective

us /ˈflæt̬·ər·ɪŋ/

making someone look or feel better or more attractive than usual:

That suit is flattering on you.

(Definition of “flattering” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)