WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
win•some /ˈwɪnsəm/USA pronunciation  adj. 

    sweetly or innocently charming;
    winning:a winsome youth; a winsome smile.
win•some•ly, adv. 
win•some•ness, n. [uncountable]


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

winsome /ˈwɪnsəm/ adj
  1. charming; winning; engaging: a winsome smile
Etymology: Old English wynsum, from wynn joy (related to Old High German wunnia, German Wonne) + -sum -some1

ˈwinsomely adv



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