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comely

  
  ( comelier    comparative)   ( comeliest    superlative  ) A comely woman is attractive.  
OLD-FASHIONED      adj   usu ADJ n  
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comely

  
1    attractive, beautiful, becoming, blooming, bonny, buxom, cute, fair, good-looking, graceful, handsome, lovely, pleasing, pretty, wholesome, winsome  
2      (archaic)   decent, decorous, fit, fitting, proper, seemly, suitable  
  
Antonyms     
   affected, disagreeable, distasteful, faded, homely, improper, indecorous, mumsy, plain, repulsive, ugly, unattractive, unbecoming, unfitting, unnatural, unpleasant, unseemly  

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