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Search phrase: attractive

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HamletHam III.ii.119No, good mother. Here's metal more attractive.No good Mother, here's Mettle more attractiue.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.97For she hath blessed and attractive eyes.For she hath blessed and attractiue eyes.

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fair-facedattractive, appealing, presenting a good prospect
fine-baitedfull of attractive temptations, enticingly baited
flatteringsuperficially attractive, appealing, enticing
goodlygood-looking, handsome, attractive, comely
graciousgraceful, elegant, attractive
lovebe friend to, be attractive to
quaintpretty, attractive, lovely
sugaredsweetly tempting, outwardly attractive
sweetattractive, pleasing, appealing
well-favouredgood-looking, attractive in appearance

Thesaurus

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appearance, attractive inwell-favoured
attractivegoodly
attractivefair-faced
attractivegracious
attractivequaint
attractivesweet
attractive in appearancewell-favoured
attractive temptations, full offine-baited
attractive to, belove
attractive, outwardlysugared
attractive, superficiallyflattering
superficially attractiveflattering
temptations, full of attractivefine-baited

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