demure[ dih-myoor ]SEE DEFINITION OF demure
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEMURE
Mussoorie of all Himalayan hill-stations is the most demure and proper.
I don't know how we are to make a demure young lady of her.'
She was tall and slender as a lath, very compliant and demure.
She spoke with a demure dignity of which the picturesque value was well known to her.
"With her guardian's consent, of course," said she, with a demure coquetry of look and manner.
It came in a demure murmur, eyelashes lowered with fascinating effect.
“Thomas is asleep, and Lafayette needs to be quiet,” was the demure reply.
She met his earnest gaze with a demure smile, “I do not know, Monsieur.”
She was demure with light-heartedness and he 222 looked at her approvingly.
"I know that, George; I overheard you," was the demure reply.
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