Examples of suave in a Sentence
I am pleased, also, to think I pulled it off. I didn't do anything too stupid or gauche, and even though it was my first time at a spa, I managed to bluff my way through in a suitably suave, urbane fashion without any embarrassing social gaffes. —Will Ferguson, Beauty Tips From Moose Jaw, 2004
When she had been Miss Tampa, a suave major leaguer had courted her till she found out he was married, with children. —Frank Deford, Sports Illustrated, 19 Mar. 2001
Bobby gets a lot of tough love at home. As suave and polite as he seems to outsiders, he has “two personalities,” says his stepmother Wille. “He's a con artist.” His parents kicked him out of the house in August, trying to scare him after he came home drunk at 5 a. m. —Stacy Perman, Time, 25 Oct. 1999
a suave and sophisticated businessman
the suave gentleman was a great favorite of the elegant ladies who attended parties at the embassy
Recent Examples of suave from the Web
New French President Emmanuel Macron, whose suave manner and daredevil stunts have earned high marks from French citizens (that's him below dropping onto a nuclear submarine), is determined to lead the world on environmental issues.
The West Coast legend has, after all, managed to thrive and survive more than 25 years in hip-hop, outlasting many of his contemporaries and some young guns by being savvy, suave and thinking fast on his feet.
Bradley saw the opportunity, drew the path the ball would have to take to beat Ochoa in his mind's eye, and then had the suave touch to follow through on his vision—all in the space of less than two seconds.
A man at a Jamaican resort has become an Internet sensation after footage of his incredibly suave waterslide dismount went viral on Twitter.
But the party’s representative for the 93 is Jordan Bardella, a suave 21-year-old who is always dressed in a suit and has established himself on social media as the guardian of social order in the banlieues.
Throughout his long political career, Edwards had always cultivated the image of a suave rogue with a quick wit, abundant charm and an uncanny knowledge of the way politics is played.
Roger Moore was the suave star of seven James Bond films.
Roger Moore, 89, the suave British actor who starred in seven James Bond movies and brought a likable, comedic dimension to the unflappable secret agent, died after a short battle with cancer, his family said Tuesday.
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Synonym Discussion of suave
SUAVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of suave for English Language Learners
: behaving in a relaxed, confident, and pleasant way in social situations
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