Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Full of or characterized by glamour.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having glamour; stylish.
  • adj. Being associated with one or more glamours.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having an air of allure, romance and excitement

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Also, his point about how the media only focuses on certain "glamorous" stories, not how they later get disproven, or even about the slower progress in the field, is true and frustrating.

    Archive 2008-06-06

  • After dinner at one of these joints, I imagined retreating to my space-age bachelorette pad at the Kon-Tiki apartments, lit nightly in glamorous red and blue to accent the banana-plant-and-wooden-canoe decor.

    Denise Hamilton discusses Sugar Skull

  • Songstress Taylor Swift never met a sparkle she didn't like -- her red carpet looks are 100 percent glitter and glitz, from sequined dresses in glamorous chiffon ...

    Taylor Swift's Glittering Style (PHOTOS, POLL)

  • Rarely do we think of those working in glamorous professions in which the highest earners can make tens of thousands of dollars a day.

    Keli Goff: If Marijuana Growers Need Unions, So Do Fashion Models

  • Songstress Taylor Swift never met a sparkle she didn't like -- her red carpet looks are 100 percent glitter and glitz, from sequined dresses in glamorous chiffon to chandelier earrings to peep-toe shoes in silver and gold.

    Taylor Swift's Glittering Style (PHOTOS, POLL)

  • The Dior scandal came a week after Vogue's profile of Syria's first lady, who is described as glamorous, young and very chic - "a rose in the desert."

    In fashion, global statements

  • The Dior scandal came a week after Vogue's profile of Syria's first lady, who is described as glamorous, young, and very chic -- "a rose in the desert."

    Fashion don'ts: John Galliano fired for anti-semitic rant, Vogue gets slammed for puffy profile of Syria's first lady

  • Performing a whimsical mix of popular German chansons and original compositions alongside Cuban rumbas, cheery foxtrots, elegant tangos and covers of modern pop songs, Palast has earned rave reviews and standing ovations in glamorous concert halls across the globe.

    UCLA Live Unveils Their 2007-2008 Jazz Series

  • The editors have assembled the work of seventeen "largely self-taught" photographers, from the schizophrenic Adolf Wölfli (1864-1930) to the Humbert Humbert — like Morton Bartlett (1909-1992), who obsessively photographed little plaster girl figurines, all homemade, in glamorous nymphet poses.

    Strange Butterflies

  • Y-que, my favorite t-shirt store in glamorous Silverlake, LA, CA, claims to have been "gagged by Google."

    Boing Boing: April 25, 2004 - May 1, 2004 Archives

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.