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Winsome (charming; happily engaging) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Kaplan GRE Exam Vocabulary in a Box, which includes 500 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.
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Definition of the adjective winsome
What does winsome mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: more winsome / winsomer | most winsome / winsomest
- charming in a childlike or naive way
- similar: attractive
Alternative definition of the adjective winsome
- Charming; inspiring trust and approval; especially if in an innocent manner.
Definition of the adjective winsome for high school students
- charming, pleasing
- example: After such a long, frustrating day, I was grateful for Chris's winsome attitude and childish naivete.
The adjective winsome is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Winsome
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The English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: T-Z. Supplement. Bibliography. Grammar (1905)
by Joseph Wright
WINSOME, adj. Sc. Irel. Cum. Wm. Yks . Lan.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
„ ' Winsome (win sum), a. They set the wind to urinnowpulse and grain. Emerson, Muskotaquid.
by Francis Henry Stratmann
pynsnm, winsome, Marh. 19; wunsum (wonsum) Lai.
For the Use of Students by John R. Clark Hall
winsome, ¡ feasant, delightful, joyful, merry. CP , JE. \Ger. wonnesam] wynsumian wv. to rejoice, ...
by Martha Stewart Living Magazine
Or give new life to castoff clothes: nearforgotten sweaters can be machine-felted and cut up to create fuzzy farm animals, and stray socks are easy to turn into winsome dogs of any breed. Equally at home in a stroller, on bunk beds, or at ...
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- Winsome Jack
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- Hitching post, Winsome Hotel, Lismore, NSW.
This hotel was built in the early 1900's, and rebuilt to its present form in 1926. The first patrons would have tied their horses to these hitching posts at the end of a long hard day.
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- Rudi looking winsome
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- Winsome witch
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- Winsome Might Be the Word
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- Winsome by Harris
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Video language resources about Winsome
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- Winsome Meaning
Video shows what winsome means. Charming; inspiring trust and approval; especially if in an innocent manner.. Winsome Meaning. How to pronounce ...
- Winsome - Word-A-Week Vocabulary Vlog
Aaron Poole attempts to remind you lovely internet speaking people that there are real words out there still worth using. Hosted...
- Video Sharing: Winsome's opinion on Adam's definition of art
- The Y.K. Dictionary - Winsome
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Quotes about Winsome
If you are ugly, be winsome.
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Scrabble value of W4I1N1S1O1M3E1
The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine