Synonyms of attractive in English:


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1‘they wanted to make military service a more attractive career’

appealing, agreeable, pleasing, inviting, tempting, interesting, fascinating, irresistible

unattractive, uninviting

2‘I'm sure she has no idea how attractive she is’

good-looking, nice-looking, beautiful, pretty, as pretty as a picture, handsome, lovely, stunning, striking, arresting, gorgeous, prepossessing, winning, fetching, captivating, bewitching, beguiling, engaging, charming, charismatic, enchanting, appealing, delightful, irresistible
sexy, sexually attractive, sexual, seductive, alluring, tantalizing, ravishing, desirable, sultry, sensuous, sensual, erotic, arousing, luscious, lush, nubile
Scottish, Northern English bonny
informal fanciable, beddable, tasty, hot, knockout, drop-dead gorgeous, out of this world, easy on the eye, come-hither, come-to-bed
British informal fit, smashing
North American informal cute, foxy, bootylicious
US informal on fleek
Australian, New Zealand informal spunky
literary beauteous
dated taking, well favoured
archaic comely, fair
rare sightly, pulchritudinous

unattractive, ugly