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Hi Can you use 'beautiful' for men? Or is it strictly used for girls?
Alaor SantosApr 18, I've always been told that for men you'd better use handsome and goodlooking. Beautiful is for women.
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In certain cases, I think you could make a case for a beautiful man or a handsome woman. For example, I think Johnny Depp would qualify as a beautiful man, while Glenn Close would qualify as a handsome woman.
These are exceptions to the rule and stem from the nature of their beauty, as I see it. Johnny Depp has a very feminine beauty to his face and Glenn Close has a very masculine beauty to her face.
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JamesMApr 18, Generally, I think "beautiful" is for women. However, I think my male friend is "beautiful.Meet Local Sluts Maple Grove Minnesota
Also, some people describe dogs as "beautiful," like Siberian huskies. Musical ChairsApr 18, One could speak of the features of a man's face using beautiful without any hesitation: John has a beautiful smile.Beautiful Ladies Looking Love Rio Rancho New Mexico
William has such beautiful eyes. It is less common to describe a man's appearance as beautiful, although one might. If one beautifhl, the beauty of the appearance would not be based on stereotypical masculinity.
If I were comparing someone, for example, to Michaelangelo's statue of "David", I would say He is as beautiful as Michaelangelo's "David ", and not " He is as handsome as GreenWhiteBlueApr 18, I can't be sure about it any more, but I think that, many years ago, some of my teachers said that you use the word beautiful for women, and handsome Hanrsome men. And I have always been believing this.
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Recently I have anyway found some books, where they use these words the other way round. I think it was an Oscar Wilde's comedy, where a female character was said to be handsome. frienx
And in an English translation of Anna Karenina the word beautiful was often used to describe men. So was my teacher wrong or maybe I succsssful made that rule up myself long agoor may the use of these words have changed over the last century?
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I forgot to look at the previous posts. However I don't think that the characters of the books I read had particular features that belonged to the other sex.
So my second question would not change: Last edited by a moderator: MarsarioNov 28, I certainly associate the use of 'handsome' for women with 19th century literature, but it girll can be used in some circumstances as presumably the thread you referenced indicates. I made a Google Ngram of the four phrases 'beautiful woman', 'beautiful man', 'handsome woman', 'handsome man', which you can view here.Why Is It So Hard To Find A Friend Herejust Friends
It shows that 'beautiful man' has always been rare, 'handsome woman' does seem to have become less frequent over time, and that 'beautiful woman' and 'handsome man' have always been more frequently used than 'handsome woman' and 'beautiful man' with the usual caveats about frlend quality of Google data.
GwanNov 28, Thank you for the explanations and for the link, which I had missed!
Wow, and thanks Gwan for the Google Ngram! I had better learn to do those, too!
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