[ adjective ] appealing to the emotions as well as the eye
Used in print(Chicago Daily Tribune...)
Certainly not in Orchestra_hall where he has played countless recitals , and where Thursday night he celebrated his 20th season with the Chicago_Symphony_orchestra , playing the Brahms_Concerto with his own slashing , demon-ridden cadenza melting into the high , pale , pure and lovely song with which a violinist unlocks the heart of the music , or forever finds it closed .(Bonnie Prudden, "The Dancer and the Gymnast"...)
They were further stripped of old_wives'_tales by seeing the slender , lovely Russian girls performing feats requiring tremendous strength - and with not one bulging muscle .(John Cheever, "The Brigadier and the Golf Widow,"...)
Her voice shook with feeling , and he thought it lovely .(Hampton Stone, The Man Who Looked Death...)
`` Those lovely whorls '' , he chortled .(Leo Lemon, "Catch Up With" and "Something to...)
Old_Order , acted and atonally sung by Grunnfeu_Arapacis , the lovely Serbantian import , then entered and delivered the well-known invocation to the god Phineoppus , whereupon the stage is quite unexpectedly visited by a company of wandering Gorshek priests , symbolizing Love , Lust , Prudence and General_Motors , respectively .
[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 5869