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Part of speech: adjective

Origin: English, 15th century



Examples of Pulchritudinous in a sentence

"Her pulchritudinous looks charmed everyone at the table. "

"The wedding planner provided lush, pulchritudinous flower arrangements."

About Pulchritudinous

This word stems from the American English “pulchritude,” from the Latin “pulchritudo,” meaning “beauty.” Earlier English had “pulcrious,” meaning “beautiful, fair,” but that term is now obsolete.

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