flattering

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Pronunciation[change]

  • enPR: flă'tərĭng
  • IPA: /ˈflætərɪŋ/
  • SAMPA: /"fl{t@rIN/
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Adjective[change]

Positive
flattering

Comparative
more flattering

Superlative
most flattering

  1. If something is flattering, it makes you look good; attractive.
    The dress really did not look very flattering on her figure.

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Verb[change]

Plain form
flatter

Third-person singular
flatters

Past tense
flattered

Past participle
flattered

Present participle
flattering

  1. The present participle of flatter.