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comely
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  • She was eighteen, the youngest of his brood, squat, and in no way comely save for her tender mouth.
  • He liked Madeline’s tall comeliness and her vigor; he felt that with her energetic culture she was somehow "good for him.

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  • She gives a career-advancing performance as his comely female companion.
  • You are more worthy to wear the armour of elf-princes than many that have looked more comely in it.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Hobbit

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