cherubic cherubic  /tʃə ˈru bɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub

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Usage(s):

  1. Possibly because he recognized that the cherubic little guru would be superior at attracting followers, Brother God Incarnate quietly agreed.
  2. An early family photograph shows a cherubic little boy in the uniform of a Soviet naval cadet, grinning as he stands nestled between his father and mother.

News

  • Father’s Day Trivia: Which Celebrity Father Took His Daughter to a Playboy Party?

    When Kelsey Grammer took his baby daughter to a Playboy Halloween party last fall, he took a lot of heat. One of the playmates who attended the party tweeted, ""Why the f*** does Kelsey Grammer have a newborn baby at the Mansion Party!?" It didn't help that a photo surfaced on the Internet showing the cherubic infant on a red velvet sofa surrounded by plastic cocktail cups.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network via omg!

Quotes

  1. "He (Tendulkar) is an unlikely-looking god. He stands there in the middle dwarfed by the gigantic Andrew Flintoff and the strapping Yuvraj Singh, a boy-like figure with a cherubic face whose Michelin man-style pads come half way up his thigh,"...
    on Dec 19, 2008 By: Simon Hughes Source: Daijiworld.com

  2. His "soft, round, cherubic face" earned him the nickname "Lemon," Allen wrote.
    on Jul 12, 2008 By: Maury Allen Source: Bloomberg

  3. Conservative journalist and blogger Mark Steyn described Genson on his Internet blog as a "big, shaggy hulk under a mop of unfeasibly blonde cherubic ringlets and when he's worked up it's oddly moving."
    on Jun 20, 2007 By: Mark Steyn Source: Chicago Daily Herald

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