Learn useful Adjectives for Describing People in English with examples and pictures.
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- 1 Adjectives for Describing People in English
- 1.1 Adjectives for Describing General Appearance
- 1.2 Adjectives for Describing Someone’s Age
- 1.3 Describing Someone’s Build
- 1.4 Describing Someone’s Height
- 1.5 Describing Someone’s Eyes
- 1.6 Describing Someone’s Face
- 1.7 Describing Someone’s Nose
- 1.8 Describing Someone’s Mouth
- 1.9 Describing Someone’s Lips
- 1.10 Describing Someone’s Ears
- 2 Adjectives for Describing People in English | Picture
- 3 Adjectives that Describe Personality | Video
Adjectives for Describing People in English
Adjectives for Describing General Appearance
– Every mother thinks her child beautiful.
– She’s a very charming and very pretty girl.
– He is greying now but still elegant.
– He made funny faces to amuse the children.
– You have a cute daughter.
– He was handsome and nicely dressed.
– I went out with a gorgeous girl last night.
– She was ugly and monstrously fat.
– He was with an attractive young lady.
Adjectives for Describing People | Image
Adjectives for Describing Someone’s Age
– When I was young, I admired clever people.
– A middle-aged person is between forty and sixty years old.
– The old lady told me all her troubles.
Describing Someone’s Build
– Henry was a small, healthy, well-built man.
– The nurse was a cheerful plump woman.
– The man was so thin that you could see his bones.
– I could eat what I liked without getting fat.
– I wish I was as slim as you.
Describing Someone’s Height
– Chris was short and stocky, with broad shoulders.
– She’s medium-height.
– He was young and tall.
Describing Someone’s Eyes
– He stared at me out of those washed-out blue eyes.
– He pored on the girl’s lovely and large brown eyes.
– He was hot and sweat dripped into his small eyes.
– There was a glint of mischief in her big round eyes.
– He could see the disappointment in her oval eyes.
– I love his wear glasses eyes.
Describing Someone’s Face
– The child had a round face.
– He saw her oval face through a mist of tears.
– He had a thoughtful look on his square face.
– She’s got a long, thin face.
Describing Someone’s Nose
– I struck him on his straight nose.
– He was thin and tall, with a hooked nose.
– He’s got a really long nose .
– She gave him a punch on the small nose.
– He biffed me on the turned-up nose.
Describing Someone’s Mouth
– She quirked her large mouth at me.
– She opened her small mouth to say something.
Describing Someone’s Lips
– She had big eyes and full lips.
– Matt opened the door with a smile on his curved lips.
– I really love my thin lips.
Describing Someone’s Ears
– He had large ears.
– She tucked her hair behind her small ears.