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The Correct Spelling of the Word Beautiful

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Whether you’re writing a love letter or just trying to avoid using empty words like really and very, knowing how to correctly spell “beautiful” often comes in handy.

Beautiful is an adjective that can describe many things. For example: She had a beautiful smile.
We'll show you an easy but effective trick to remember how to spell “beautiful.”
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Whether you’re writing a love letter or just trying to avoid using empty words like really and very, knowing how to correctly spell beautiful often comes in handy.

How Do You Spell “Beautiful”?

If you have trouble remembering how to spell beautiful, keep this famous Jim Carrey line in mind:

In this scene, “beautiful” is used sarcastically. 

Break the word down into four parts as he does:


What Does “Beautiful” Mean?

Beautiful /ˈbjuːtɪfl/ is an adjective that means “pleasing the senses or mind aesthetically,” or “having qualities of beauty.” The word originated from the French language.

We stayed longer than we planned because the firework show was just too beautiful to miss.

Keep in mind that the word beauty (“qualities that pleases the aesthetic sense”) also has a similar spelling. Also, “beaut” is used informally to describe a beautiful or fine example of something:

Wow! That car is a beaut.

What Are Some Synonyms of “Beautiful”?

Some synonyms of the word beautiful are:

  • Gorgeous
  • Attractive
  • Stunning
  • Pretty
  • Ravishing
  • Aesthetic
  • Alluring
  • Captivating
  • Radiant

What Are Some Antonyms of “Beautiful”?

Antonyms for beautiful include:

  • Ugly
  • Unattractive
  • Repulsive
  • Unrefined
  • Homely

What Are Some Famous Quotes With the Word “Beautiful”?

Sometimes all it takes is an inspiring quote to lift up our spirits. Here are a few with the word “beautiful” in it:

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched—they must be felt with the heart. —Helen Keller
The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.n —B.B. King
Always the beautiful answer who asks a more beautiful question. —E.E. Cummings

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