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pretty is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
pretty

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

Positive
pretty

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. You use pretty before an adjective or adverb to mean "more than a little".
    She was pretty sure that he'd say yes.
  2. You use pretty before an adjective or adverb to mean "very".
    That sounds like a pretty good idea.

AdjectiveEdit

Positive
pretty

Comparative
prettier

Superlative
prettiest

 
A pretty flower
  1. If something is pretty, people like to look at it.
    Those flowers are so pretty.
    I want to have a pretty painting in my house.
    My girlfriend is very pretty.

SynonymsEdit