(something) is lovely

The word "lovely" means "nice" or "beautiful". But it sounds more strongly positive than "nice".

Things that can be called "lovely" include:

  • The weather.

    What a lovely day!

  • A person.

    Don't you look lovely!

  • Clothes, household decorations, and other pretty objects.

    I found a lovely bedspread on sale at Macy's.

"Lovely" is often used by older and more conservative women.

This phrase appears in these lessons: