Pretty Definition

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1. “In general, exercise by itself is pretty useless for weight loss, ” says Eric Ravussin, a professor at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, La., and an expert on weight loss. 1
2. ” and I told her, “Of course not! ” but I was blushing and I’m pretty sure that she guessed that I tried to start a brush fire in my vagina. 1
3. (Limit 10 per person. but I thought that the price was pretty low. 1
4. (Limit 10 per person.) I sound like an infomercial, but I thought that the price was pretty low. 1
5. 'I am pretty well, I thank you,'answered Mr. Lorry, with meekness ; 'how are you?' 1
6. 'It's the only thing used, besides the Iraqi dinar, for commercial busine and trade, ' he said. 'As long as it stays pretty stable, we don't mind this. ' 1
7. 'When you're watching a movie and on comes an advertisement trying to hard-sell a product, it's pretty much interrupting your entertainment, ' he says. 1
8. " I say, Professor Rubin, " came a bass voice, " are kicking us downstairs pretty fast,(This website/I say.html) aren't you? " 1
9. " It's real nice, real pretty here, " he said; his voice reverberating inside the covered bridge. 1
10. " You can get it at the news - stands, " he added politely, seeing how pretty the inquirer was. 1
11. " You're pretty sharp, little imp ! " 1
12. "Disk drive " be in the earliest pilfer date person when circle advertises, offer free edition for trojan fabricant , if buy the home to feel pretty good, draw out money to buy VIP edition. 1
13. "Given that we had a pretty good run-up in prices, some downward adjustment shouldn't be surprising, " he says. 1
14. "He made it pretty clear from day one that he's an American first of all," said Hong Huang, the fashion magazine publisher. 1
15. "He's recognized that California's a pretty moderate place, " says Darrell Steinberg, the Democratic president pro tem of the Senate. 1
16. "I don't have any pets. I just have pet robots, and they're pretty well behaved," Mr. 1
17. "I don't think we're at any risk of a meaningful sell-off into the end of the year, but I think the basic contours of what the economy looks like are pretty well set," he said. 1
18. "I feel pretty privileged to be able to nap with my head resting on a fully-grown polar bear, " said Mark. 1
19. "I get pretty groggy, " I said, "It's like a comic opera today. 1
20. "I was listening to Tony Blair moaning about you all being anti- American, " she says, ever-so-prim in her pretty pink pinafore. 1
21. "I'm pretty handy at giving out advice," claimed Mark. 1
22. "I've got a feeling election officials and politicos are going to hear you pretty loud," said Cornell Belcher, a Democratic pollster. 1
23. "If the data hold up pretty well, it's going to be a bit of a challenge to the view that the U.S. economy is going to falter, but probably won't convince the most skeptical of people," Stanley said. 1
24. "If you ask where did the Normans come from and what was their impact, most people run out of steam pretty quickly, " says historian Robert Bartlett of the University of St Andrews. 1
25. "If you want to grow as a carmaker, you have to have a pretty credible strategy for emerging markets," with Asia a key part of that, said Michael Tyndall, analyst at Nomura. 1
26. "It is pretty bad when things are deteriorating so fast that even the largest companies in the world don't know how rapidly it is happening," said Jefferies analyst Katherine Egbert. 1
27. "It was pretty bad last year. You come back to school and had forgot everything you ever learned, " said Bianca Lister, 14, a freshman at Westside High School. 1
28. "It's a pretty tight fit for water vapor and ice, " Colaprete said in a briefing at Ames Research Center in Mountain View, Calif. 1
29. "It's pretty tough work," he wearily confessed. 1
30. "Paying attention to the solstices is a way of teaching mathematics, celestial mechanics and astronomy and culture and history, " she said. "It is also a pretty good party. 1
 

Pretty

[ˈpridē]

ADJECTIVE

prettier (comparative adjective) · prettiest (superlative adjective)

  - attractive in a delicate way without being truly beautiful or handsome.

ADVERB
informal

pretties (plural noun)

  - to a moderately high degree; fairly.

NOUN
informal

pretties (third person present) · prettied (past tense) · prettied (past participle) · prettying (present participle)

  - an attractive thing, typically a pleasing but unnecessary accessory.

VERB

  - make pretty or attractive.

Synonyms

List of Prefixes

A-
Afro-
After-
Ambi-
Amphi-
An-
Ana-
Anglo-
Ante-
Anti-
Ap-
Apo-
Arch-
Astro-
Auto-
Back-
Be-
Bi-

List of Suffixes

-Acy
-Al
-Ance
-Ence
-Dom
-Er
-Or
-Ism
-Ist
-Ity
-Ty
-Ment
-Ness
-Ship
-Sion
-Tion
-Ate
-En