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    Synonyms for "bookishly handsome"

    Dear teachers

    From prevoius post (link at the bottom), I understand that "bookishly handsome" is not a common use. So in the following sentence, any synonyms your recommend to supersede "bookishly handsome"?

    "Sitting in the passenger seat of the red Toyota Corolla, the 45-year-old, bookishly handsome investment manager momentarily gapes at the video camera that the driver of the car is pointing at his face."

    Please advise.


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    Re: Synonyms for "bookishly handsome"

    Please don't start a fresh thread for what is effectively a follow-up question. Add this question to the original thread.

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