Definition of 'demure'
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This season is apparently about looking demure in a dress. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She looks as demure as a nun. Daniel Deronda (1876)Indeed, the website looks positively demure. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I suppose all mums like their daughters to look demure and mine is no different. The Sun (2013)The demure grey-haired lady in the seat next to me clutches her glittering pink and gold programme to her chest. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He is quiet and demure. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The TV presenter manages to look demure in a burnt orange Moschino gown without looking like a nun. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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