Definitions for glamourˈglæm ər
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the quality of fascinating, alluring, or attracting, esp. by a combination of charm and good looks.
excitement, adventure, and unusual activity:
the glamour of being an explorer.
magic or enchantment; spell; witchery.
(adj.)suggestive or full of glamour:
a glamour job in television.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of glamour:
1710–20; earlier glammar, dissimilated var. of grammar in sense “occult learning”
alluring beauty or charm (often with sex-appeal)
hex, bewitch, glamour, witch, enchant, jinx(verb)
cast a spell over someone or something; put a hex on someone or something
an item, motif, person, image that by association improves appearance
Witchcraft; magic charm; a spell affecting the eye, making objects appear different from what they really are.
A kind of haze in the air, causing things to appear different from what they really are.
Any artificial interest in, or association with, an object, or person, through which it or they appear delusively magnified or glorified.
Alluring beauty or charm (often with sex-appeal)
Origin: From gramarye.
a charm affecting the eye, making objects appear different from what they really are
witchcraft; magic; a spell
a kind of haze in the air, causing things to appear different from what they really are
any artificial interest in, or association with, an object, through which it appears delusively magnified or glorified
Glamour is a women's magazine published by Condé Nast Publications. Founded in 1939 in the United States, it was originally called Glamour of Hollywood. Local editions are now published in numerous countries including the United Kingdom, United States, France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Russia, Greece, Poland, South Africa, Brazil, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Netherlands, Mexico. In most cases it is a monthly publication. The magazine became a global hit.
Translations for glamour
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the often false or superficial beauty or charm which attracts
the glamour of a career in films.
- kunsmatige glansAfrikaans
- بَريق، رَوْنَقArabic
- encantoPortuguese (BR)
- kouzlo, přitažlivostCzech
- der ZauberGerman
- glamour; trylleskærDanish
- glamour, encanto, atractivoSpanish
- petlik iluEstonian
- दीप्त, लावण्यHindi
- lažan sjajCroatian
- varázsa vminekHungarian
- 외적인 매력Korean
- daya tarikan; glamorMalay
- schone schijnDutch
- glitter, overflatisk skjønnhetNorwegian
- كوډې، زړه وړنه، زړه راښكنه، جذابيتPashto
- романтический ореол, шикRussian
- kúzlo, očarenieSlovak
- çekicilik, cazibeTurkish
- 粉飾出的美貌或魅力Chinese (Trad.)
- بناؤٹی خوشنمائیUrdu
- sức mê hoặcVietnamese
- 魅力，诱惑力，妖艳Chinese (Simp.)
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