elegante

noun
ele·​gante
variants: or élégante \ ālāgääⁿt \
plural elegantes or élégantes\ -​t(s) \

Definition of elegante

: a fashionable woman

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First Known Use of elegante

1797, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for elegante

French élégante, from feminine of élégant, adjective

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“Elegante.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/elegante. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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