What does flattering mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flattering(adj)

    showing or representing to advantage

    "a flattering color"


  1. flattering(Noun)

    The action of the verb to flatter.

  2. flattering(Noun)

    Instances of flattery.

  3. flattering(Adjective)

    Attractive or good-looking; that makes one look good.

    The dress really did not look very flattering on her figure.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flattering

    of Flatter

  2. Flattering(adj)

    that flatters (in the various senses of the verb); as, a flattering speech

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flattering in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flattering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of flattering in a Sentence

  1. Tuukka Rask:

    It's flattering, I guess.

  2. Joe Biden:

    No, no, no ! thank you. It's very flattering.

  3. Brandi Chastain:

    It’s not the most flattering, but it’s nice.

  4. Alice Lichtenstein:

    It wasn't flattering to the gluten-free industry.

  5. Derek Glas:

    The challenge is finding a pose that’s flattering for both subjects.

Images & Illustrations of flattering

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