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comeliness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Comeliness  \Come"li*ness\,  n.  [See  {Comely}.] 
  The  quality  or  state  of  being  comely. 
 
  Comeliness  is  a  disposing  fair  Of  things  and  actions  in 
  fit  time  and  place  --Sir  J. 
  Davies. 
 
  Strength,  comeliness  of  shape,  or  amplest  merit. 
  --Milton. 
 
  Comeliness  signifies  something  less  forcible  than 
  beauty,  less  elegant  than  grace,  and  less  light  than 
  prettiness.  --Johnson. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  comeliness 
  n  :  the  quality  of  being  good  looking  and  attractive  [syn:  {fairness}, 
  {loveliness},  {beauteousness}] 




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