Usage examples for attractive

  1. The young man's suklang is also generally more attractive than that of the married man. – The Bontoc Igorot by Albert Ernest Jenks
  2. Uncle Solomon lived in the better part of the city, and I found his place very attractive. – The Promised Land by Mary Antin
  3. Mr. Helstone, being in excellent spirits- when, indeed, was he ever otherwise in society, attractive female society? – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  4. When we saw a bit of country that looked attractive, we got off. – The Jonathan Papers by Elisabeth Woodbridge Morris
  5. He certainly was not an attractive picture. – Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  6. It was not exactly an attractive place. – The Children of the Poor by Jacob A. Riis
  7. The novelists of the twentieth century, so far from holding the drama to be an inferior form, are discovering that it is at least a more difficult form, and therefore artistically more attractive. – A Book About the Theater by Brander Matthews
  8. The most attractive feature in the character of Catullus is the warmth of his affection. – The Roman Poets of the Republic by W. Y. Sellar
  9. He was a most attractive gallant gentleman. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  10. Among them were two little girls, whom Major Hersey will tell you are especially attractive. – The Red Cross Girls with Pershing to Victory by Margaret Vandercook
  11. A month ago, if anyone had described to him the O'Shaughnessy sisters, he would have declared without a moment's hesitation that Bridgie would be his favourite- that in every way her character would be more attractive to him than that of Esmeralda. – Pixie O'Shaughnessy by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  12. Yes, don't you think it is original and attractive? – Fairy Tales from the German Forests by Margaret Arndt
  13. Yet to Basil's kindly eyes, there was something behind it all that was attractive. – Winding Paths by Gertrude Page
  14. They are sweet, attractive and good. – The Girl and Her Religion by Margaret Slattery
  15. Anyhow I assure you I quite understand my Gwen is- very attractive. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  16. Women were never entirely indifferent concerning him; there remained always a certain amount of curiosity, whether they found him attractive or otherwise. – The Danger Mark by Robert W. Chambers
  17. Even Devonshire, the garden of England, had no more attractive place to offer. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  18. Such girls are always attractive- feeling in woman goes for so much more than thought. – The Mystery of Metropolisville by Edward Eggleston
  19. The pictures of these pretty little houses were very attractive. – Molly Brown's Sophomore Days by Nell Speed
  20. " This isn't going to be a particularly attractive quest, if we want to succeed," said Croyden. – In Her Own Right by John Reed Scott