- The definition of pulchritudinous is a way to describe great physical beauty.
A person who is very beautiful would be described as pulchritudinous.
(comparative more pulchritudinous, superlative most pulchritudinous)
- (literary) Having great physical beauty.
Latin pulchritÅ«dÅ (â€œpulchritudeâ€) +â€Ž -ous, from pulcher (â€œbeautifulâ€) + -tÅ«dÅ.
Variant of pulchritude
Origin of pulchritudeMiddle English ; from Classical Latin pulchritudo ; from pulcher, beautiful
- ☆ pulchritudinous