Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal Someone or something that is visually attractive or pleasing to look at.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A very attractive person or persons, or the salient visible physical attributes of same.
  • n. Any object or sight with considerable visual appeal.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. visual images that are pleasing to see but are intellectually undemanding

Etymologies

Metaphor first recorded in 1984. Derivative from "nose candy"? (first used in 1930). (Wiktionary)

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