drop-dead gorgeous

drop-dead gorgeous

Very visually attractive or beautiful. I don't think Alex is that handsome, but somehow every girl he dates is just drop-dead gorgeous.

drop-dead gorgeous

Sl. very good-looking. Perry's girlfriend is drop-dead gorgeous. How can a twit like him hold onto a looker like that?

drop-dead gorgeous

mod. very good looking. Perry’s girlfriend is drop-dead gorgeous. How can a twit like him hold onto a looker like that?

drop-dead gorgeous

Extremely beautiful, nearly always said of a woman. The adjectival drop-dead has been used in a number of contexts since about 1970; alone it means dazzling or awe-inspiring and thus can be applied to decor, clothing, illustrations, and so on. Haruki Murakami had the first usage in the story “Folklore for My Generation”: “She . . . was one of a handful of girls who were drop-dead gorgeous” (trans. Alfred Birnbaum, 2006).
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The 'Desi girl' looks drop-dead gorgeous in a pink saree and big glares.
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'It was to our benefit that we had one member of the band who was just drop-dead gorgeous,' said Stewart, who scoured his personal archive of home videos for the 2006 documentary, 'Everyone Stares The Police Inside Out,' which will be digitally released for the first time later this month.
Presented by Fox Star Studios, the film is produced by Dharma Productions and has opened to mixed reviews, with some critics calling it overcrowded and some calling it "drop-dead gorgeous".
We are loving the summer update on the iconic YSL Classic Vernis A Levres, PS27 each, now in five new shades of drop-dead gorgeous glossiness.
WHILE most eyes at L'Oreal's Paris Gold Obsession Party at Paris Fashion Week were trained squarely on Cheryl's tummy, looking for evidence of a One Direction baby growing in there, elsewhere at the bash, some of the world's top models were quietly getting on with the business of looking drop-dead gorgeous.
ANDROS TOWNSEND is dating that drop-dead gorgeous darts walk-on girl.
Our choice erasing all memory of festive glitter and excess has to be Lancome's drop-dead gorgeous limited editions, especially My Parisian Blush, PS28 (lancome.co.
The novel lacks fireworks but will appeal to dedicated readers who do not mind that the heroine does not get the guy, sometimes children's relationships with their parents are complicated, and a girl does not have to be drop-dead gorgeous or a ninja to be worthwhile.--Cheryl Clark.
When it comes to selecting a date, don't just go for the drop-dead gorgeous ones.
Six Grand Slam titles - hopefully that number will still be the same after today's final - a drop-dead gorgeous girlfriend and millions in the bank attest to that.
When you are stunning and beautiful and drop-dead gorgeous there is only one way to go and that's down" - Boy George (pictured), who says he will continue to wear make-up.
? IT seems a new rule of TV that male chefs can be as unphotogenic as they want - think The Hairy Bikers and Gordon Ramsay - but that female cooks can only grace our screens if they are drop-dead gorgeous.
The menfolk are funny - friendly funny - and the women are drop-dead gorgeous, The world-weary traveller found rest.
In an interview with the Radio Times, Stelling said of Riley: "She's drop-dead gorgeous, and clever with it.