urbane: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ûr-bān'), [key]
— adj.
  1. having the polish and suavity regarded as characteristic of sophisticated social life in major cities: an urbane manner.
  2. reflecting elegance, sophistication, etc., esp. in expression: He maintained an urbane tone in his letters.
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