Adjective(1) refined and tasteful in appearance or behavior or style(2) suggesting taste, ease, and wealth(3) displaying effortless beauty and simplicity in movement or execution
(1) an elegant woman(2) he writes elegant prose(3) everyone there is very elegant(4) it was an elegant solution to a thorny problem(5) This is a fascinating and thought-provoking book, laced with genuine wit and elegantly written.(6) The elegantly crafted table is constructed in English walnut with inlays of burr elm and satinwood stringing.(7) In contrast, the elegantly cultivated beard was long the prerogative of royalty and the privileged classes.(8) She walked elegantly with a lot of grace and presented her outfits stylishly.(9) It may be dull, but it remains true - if you write good stuff and present it elegantly , then you'll be well read in no time at all.
(1) very elegant :: baie elegant
(2) elegant lady :: elegante dame
(3) elegant demeanor :: elegante houding
1. stylish ::
2. neat ::
3. refined ::
1. dowdy ::
2. graceless ::
3. inelegant ::
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Elegant, I think.
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 1
This seemed so ELEGANT
at the time,
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 20
Um, I came up with an ELEGANT solution
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 19
It's a really ELEGANT solution
and most importantly, it works.
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 15
"is the history of great conversations
in ELEGANT rooms."
Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 3
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: elegant
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