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Synonyms for comely

Adjective

1. becoming, comely, comme il faut, decent, decorous, seemly, proper (vs. improper)
usage: according with custom or propriety; "her becoming modesty"; "comely behavior"; "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"; "a decent burial"; "seemly behavior"
2. bonny, bonnie, comely, fair, sightly, beautiful (vs. ugly)
usage: very pleasing to the eye; "my bonny lass"; "there's a bonny bay beyond"; "a comely face"; "young fair maidens"
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