Beauty standards are rooted in cultural norms crafted by societies and media over centuries. This could be in a way a healthy message which degrades the good old days of anorexic and bulimia beauty, but could also pressurise young girls into transforming their assets to the ones they see on screen. Further, a societal divide exists between the northern and southern regions of India, as fairer complexioned North Indians are culturally associated with beauty, intelligence, and wealth, based merely on adherence to Eurocentric beauty ideals. List of Beautiful Words Synonyms for Beautiful One way to approach this task is to list synonyms for beautiful. Celebrities such as Jennifer Lopez, and even Kylie Jenner have turned towards focusing on having bigger assets.
Such is the imagery that from beginning to end is pictured as the home of ethics--at first in its untried innocence and at last in its stalwart righteousness. But as it is hardly possible to define all the properties which constitute beauty, we may observe in general, that beauty consists in whatever pleases the eye of the beholder, whether in the human body, in a tree, in a landscape, or in any other object. A particular excellence, or a part which surpasses in excellence that with which it is united; as the beauties of an author. The exquisite vision that came from the Invisible had returned to the Invisible. Serendipity Finding something nice while looking for something else. Inglenook A cozy nook by the hearth.
For a complete Scripture study system, try , which includes the unabridged version of this dictionary. Beauty wherever and however expressed is a medium of revelation. I pray it bears some news, a sign, the leastest scintilla, that spark of love I dearly miss. Physiologists have shown that women with are more fertile than other women due to higher levels of certain female hormones, a fact that may subconsciously condition males choosing mates. Beard's book is a collection of the loveliest words in the English language, carefully researched and written up in small one-page essays designed to help increase the beauty of our conversations and our understanding of how and why we speak the ways we do. There's a beautiful lake by the town.
Human beauty Fresco of a Roman woman from , c. There is also evidence that a preference for beautiful faces emerges early in infancy, and is probably innate, and that the rules by which attractiveness is established are similar across different genders and cultures. They say eyes are the mirrors to the soul, but they are also the platform for many makeup products. Those who preach the gospel can be described as beautiful. However, a person may also be targeted for harassment because of their beauty. Princeton Essays on the Arts, 1.
Sarah , Rebekah , Abigail , Rachel, Abishag, Bathsheba, and Esther are singled out for their beauty. Elision Dropping a sound or syllable in a word. Gossamer The finest piece of thread, a spider's silk Halcyon Happy, sunny, care-free. She handled the dishes as if she scorned them, yet her method and care were exquisite. Ethereal Gaseous, invisible but detectable.
Discrimination against others based on their appearance is known as. In the market for loans, the least attractive people are less likely to get approvals, although they are less likely to default. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Palimpsest A manuscript written over earlier ones. A beautiful person, In scripture, the chief dignity or ornament.
Conversely, being very unattractive increases the individual's propensity for criminal activity for a number of crimes ranging from burglary to theft to selling illicit drugs. Petrichor The smell of earth after rain. The Bible also has a full-orbed doctrine of beauty. Thus, such Eurocentric beauty standards are maintained through Indian culture, and encourage women to artificially change their appearances to adhere to beauty norms and ideals. It is almost idle to refer to Solomon and his temple ;.
The latest trends in the world of plastic surgery have been mainly — bigger lips, bigger breasts and bigger butts. What is pretty is beautiful in a delicate or graceful way: a pretty face; a pretty song; a pretty dress. Having the qualities which constitute beauty, or that which pleases the senses other than the sight; as a beautiful sound. Pastiche An art work combining materials from various sources. Psychological theories see beauty as a form of.
In fact all matter has color of which the rainbow is only specimen. God is a God of glory, and his Shekinah glory is ever present among his people ; ; ; ; ;. She beautified the room with flowers. Because there is nothing uglier than people who talk just to hear themselves speak. What do you think is beautiful? A beautiful woman does not do anything for anyone but herself, whether that means wearing makeup or going barefaced to work, she makes sure you know that she does not owe her looks to you. His miracles seem to me to be as exquisite as the coming of spring, and quite as natural. Studies among teens and young adults, such as those of psychiatrist and self-help author, , show that skin conditions have a profound effect on social behavior and opportunity.