English to Afrikaans Meaning :: pretty

mooi
Pretty :
mooi
- mooimooie dingeprettying
 

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Adjective(1) pleasing by delicacy or grace; not imposing(2) (used ironically
Adverb(1) to certain extent or degree

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(1) The guy gave in; he couldn't say no to that pretty girl in the nice dress.(2) It is a good vintage and the prices are pretty reasonable in comparison to the 2000.(3) The game began and for thirty minutes it wasn't a pretty affair by any stretch of the imagination.(4) Well, just as the person was beginning to do that, a pretty woman walks by and the guard looks at her and waves the guy on.(5) It was a computerised person, a pretty female with a high pitched, girl voice.(6) It was a pretty bad injury, and it was pouring blood onto the already stained carpet.(7) We were both in pretty bad situations to have started a serious relationship.(8) She was around twelve, a fair pretty girl with coffee hair and soft hazel eyes.(9) This was far from a pretty affair; in fact it was downright ugly.(10) The government plans to make students pay more for their education, but the price tag for a degree is already pretty hefty.(11) If he hadn't known her there was no cheating, just him being a man attracted to a pretty woman.(12) People always look at pretty women as not very smart, so you have to do double to prove them wrong.(13) She was very shy and she didn't understand what a lovely, pretty girl she was.(14) She was pretty , in a delicate sort of way, but there was something earthy about her.(15) Funny, she thought, his injuries looked pretty bad just ten minutes ago.(16) Yes, I think, if you are out in the country in England you can get some pretty bad food.
Related Words
(1) pretty good ::
nogal goed
Synonyms
Adjective
1. attractive ::
aantreklike
2. lovely ::
pragtige
3. good-looking ::
mooi
4. nice-looking ::
mooi-soek
5. personable ::
innemend
6. fetching ::
haal
7. prepossessing ::
innemend
8. appealing ::
'n beroep
9. charming ::
bekoorlike
10. delightful ::
heerlike
11. cute ::
oulike
12. as pretty as a picture ::
so mooi soos 'n prentjie
13. bonny ::
Bonnie
14. easy on the eye ::
maklik op die oog
15. beauteous ::
beauteous
16. fair ::
billike
17. comely ::
lieflik
Adverb
18. quite ::
baie
19. rather ::
eerder
20. somewhat ::
ietwat
21. fairly ::
redelik
24. relatively ::
relatief
Verb
25. beautify ::
verfraai
26. make attractive ::
maak aantreklik
27. make pretty ::
maak mooi
28. prettify ::
aardig
29. adorn ::
versier
30. ornament ::
ornament
31. smarten ::
mooi maak
32. do oneself up ::
doen jouself up
33. titivate ::
tooien
Antonyms
1. unpalatable ::
onsmaaklik
2. unpleasant ::
onaangename
Different Forms
pretties, pretty, prettying
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Yeah, I hear it\'s pretty good.

Yeah, I hear it's PRETTY good.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 14


Is it that Ilsa girl?
She seems pretty mean.

Is it that Ilsa girl? She seems PRETTY mean.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 15


Bernie came home pretty drunk.

Bernie came home PRETTY drunk.

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 4


Why can\'t someone be thought of
as both smart and pretty?

Why can't someone be thought of as both smart and PRETTY?

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 7


You want to fight pretty
or you want to win?

You want to fight PRETTY or you want to win?

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 4


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