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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being bland and gracious or ingratiating in manner.

Usage examples (37)
  • A certain nobleness in the details, the exquisite cleanliness of the furniture, and a perfect concord of men and things, all brought the word "suavity" to the lips.
  • They were distinguished for their suavity of manners.
  • "A new hand, then," he said, with a little more suavity.
  • He visits Roebuck and is deceived by the latter's suavity. for more
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