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1. demure

adjective. ['dɪˈmjʊr'] affectedly modest or shy especially in a playful or provocative way.

Synonyms

  • coy
  • overmodest

Antonyms

  • indecent
  • immodesty
  • unlimited

Etymology

  • meur (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • maturus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Demure

  • entrepreneur
  • pimplapure
  • observateur
  • premature
  • reinsure
  • procure
  • obscure
  • immature
  • beladur
  • amanpour
  • stamour
  • secure
  • rednour
  • reassure
  • mature
  • lumpur
  • lancour
  • impure
  • gochnour
  • gilmour
  • brochure
  • bonjour
  • baldur
  • unsure
  • segur
  • mosur
  • manure
  • lesure
  • latour
  • lacour

Example sentences of the word demure


1. Noun, singular or mass
Add demure jewelry and a fan, if you like.

2. Adjective
Loud, vibrant colors accompanying white offer a beautiful balance between bold and demure couture.

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