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debonair

adj. Courteous, gracious, and having a sophisticated charm

pronunciation: deb-uh-NAIR

Example: She laughed at the contradictions and said out loud to herself as if she were still talking to the debonair Mr. Raymond Minor, ‘I’ve never thought of leaving the South, never.’ — Ntozake Shange, Ifa Bayeza, Some Sing, Some Cry: A Novel


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