Definition of elegance noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈelɪɡəns//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈelɪɡəns//
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  1. 1the quality of being attractive and showing a good sense of style She dresses with casual elegance. His writing combines elegance and wit.
  2. 2the quality of being attractive and well designed Synonymous with luxury and timeless elegance, The Grand Hotel will re-open in December.
  3. 3the quality in a plan or an idea of being clever but simple the symmetry and elegance of Einstein's original theory