glamour glamour  /ɡ ˈlæ mər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) alluring beauty or charm (often with sex-appeal)
  2. (v) cast a spell over someone or something; put a hex on someone or something

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Usage(s):

  1. The word glamour didn't exist.
  2. Hollywood glamour is Wearstler's trademark.
  3. The glamour world came to town for London Fashion Week.

News

  1. 19 Dazzling Photos Of Neon Signs

    Neon. It's glitz and glamour from another age, a piece of dazzling technology worked into bespoke cultural artifacts. Here's your own tribute to this aging electric artform. Read more...        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Gizmodo

  2. Low Offer 'Twilight Zone' Twist in 'Plastic Cup' Video

    Low marry grit and glamour in the video for "Plastic Cup," the dusky opening track from recent LP
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Spin

  3. Milestone Moments from the 67th Annual Tony Awards: Patina Miller, Tracy Letts and Cyndi Lauper Chart New Territory

    The glamour, the glitter and the dust are settling across the theatre district this week as Broadway basks in the Tony Awards afterglow.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Playbill

Quotes

  1. "It's not glamour," said French President Nicolas Sarkozy.
    on Nov 15, 2008 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "There is one legend who has the essence of all of those things: the glamour, the soul, the passion, the strength, the talent," said Knowles, strutting in hot pants. "Ladies and gentlemen. Stand on your feet and give it up for the queen."
    on Aug 26, 2006 By: Beyonce Knowles Source: Leading The Charge

  3. Meanwhile, Mr Burnham told the meeting, which was attended by more than 500 people, that Labour "at times gave the impression that we put big business before people, and we were seduced by power, money and glamour".
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Andy Burnham Source: St. Helens Star

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