Definition of demure adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    demure

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//dɪˈmyʊr//
     
     
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  1. 1(of a woman or a girl) behaving in a way that does not attract attention to herself or her body; quiet and serious synonym modest a demure young lady
  2. 2suggesting that a woman or girl is demure synonym modest a demure smile a demure navy blouse with a white collar
 
adverb “I'll think about it,” she said demurely. The blouse had a demurely high neckline.
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