beaut

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beaut

1. A shortening of "beauty." Wow man, that car's a beaut! Look at how it shines in the sun!
2. Something that is outstanding, unique, or noteworthy. The concept is really a beaut, but how are we going to execute it? That was a beaut of a fall, huh? Geez, I really scraped up my knees.

beaut

(bjut)
n. someone or something excellent, not necessarily beautiful. This is a beaut of a day!
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Gus Thresh said: "I thought my photo (above) captured the great sky and also the action in the game perfectly with Davidson's throw in the foreground," while Declan Bailey described the sunset as 'a beaut'.
This 1200 sq ft 26 yr old Hardware Store, located in the midst of a beaut. beach comm., is ready for a new owner.
Herman's score's a beaut, and Lansbury's duet with Bea Arthur, "The Man in the Moon," is a witty albeit coded number.
Aoife Cogan urged us to buy a Lotto ticket yesterday Picture: COLLINS WAD A BEAUT
The ground is as different as it could be - heavy from Newmarket's fast - but the Duke's a beaut in all conditions.
TALKING of men not saying what they mean, what a beaut is being spun by Sven Goran Eriksson.