getting the qualities which constitute beauty pleasing to your picture and/or head
- (of weather condition) highly enjoyable
- delighting the sensory faculties or exciting intellectual or psychological admiration
- Having the attributes which constitute beauty; pleasing towards sight and/or brain.
mid-15c., "pleasing towards attention," from beauty + -ful. The wonderful people "the trendy set" very first attested 1964 in (in which else?) "Vogue" (moreover it ended up being the title of a 1941 play by U.S. dramatist William Saroyan). House striking is from "Pilgrim's Progress," in which it's an effective title of somewhere. Related: Wonderfully.
Beautiful [Sally Field]
(a.) Obtaining the qualities which constitute beauty; pleasing on sight or perhaps the head.
This beautiful material presents a great diversity of tints, but a rich hyacinth red is common.