glamor glamor  /ɡ ˈlæ mər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) alluring beauty or charm (often with sex-appeal)

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A good friend offers a personal glimpse of the glamor, the luxe and her loss.
  2. West Coast broadcasting officials were handed one of radio's biggest wartime headaches last summer: to find a way of making a dull but important civilian defense job glamorous.

News

  1. Costume party celebrates glamor of ‘Magic City’

    If you were seduced by Magic City — which brought the glitz, glamor and sometimes gruesomeness of mob Miami life in the ’50s to the TV screen last year — you might be tempted to attend a local event that helps kick off the mesmerizing Starz series’ second season.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Miami Herald

  2. NFL's latest bold idea for future of draft

    The recent two-week shift of the 2014 NFL Draft that was necessitated by a scheduling conflict at New York's Radio City Music Hall could wind up being just the beginning of the changes coming to one of the league's glamor events in ensuing years.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Actress Emma Watson Graces W Magazine 2013

    English actress and model, Emma Watson is flaunting Old Hollywood glamor in W magazine’s June/July 2013 issue. ‘Harry Potter’ star looks absolutely spectacular showing off her hot legs in a Louis Vuitton Fall 2013 jacket. She wears heavy blusher and deep red lipstick and nail polish. Her retro hairstyle adds just right amount of glam to her sizzling look. Very stunning, Emma Watson is donning ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

Quotes

  1. "We have everything - technology, glamor, danger, power," Briatore said. "We need a less predictable product. We need to be more open to the media and fans."
    on Mar 5, 2009 By: Flavio Briatore Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Oklahoma and Texas have made a living on the glamor of that game and recruiting in this area," Jones said. "With a highly visible game in north Texas, Arkansas can potentially regain some of the interest they sacrificed when they moved to...
    on Oct 2, 2009 By: Jerry Jones Source: Dallas Morning News

  3. "Ever since Diana, people want glamor and tears ...... the grand performance ...... and I'm not very good at that," Mirren says to Michael Sheen's Prime Minister Tony Blair.
    on Feb 26, 2007 By: Helen Mirren Source: Chicago Tribune

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