elegance

  • 21 elegance — noun Date: circa 1510 1. a. refined grace or dignified propriety ; urbanity b. tasteful richness of design or ornamentation < the sumptuous elegance of the furnishings > c. dignified gracefulness or restrained beauty of style ; polish < the essay …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 22 elegance — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Good taste Nouns 1. elegance, refinement, ease, grace, gracefulness, polish, finish, good taste, harmonious simplicity, rhythm, harmony, symmetry. See beauty.See affectation. 2. [good] style, euphony,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 23 elegance — noun a) Grace, refinement, and beauty in movement, appearance, or manners The bride was elegance personified. b) Restraint and grace of style …

    Wiktionary

  • 24 elegance — noun 1) he was attracted by her elegance Syn: style, stylishness, grace, gracefulness, taste, tastefulness, sophistication; refinement, dignity, beauty, poise, charm, culture; suaveness, urbanity, panache 2) …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 25 elegance — noun 1) he was attracted by her elegance Syn: style, grace, taste, sophistication, refinement, dignity, poise 2) the elegance of the idea Syn: neatness, simplicity …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 26 elegance — elegancija statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Puošnumas, dailumas, skoningumas, grakštumas. kilmė pranc. élégance atitikmenys: angl. elegance vok. Eleganz, f rus. элеганция …

    Sporto terminų žodynas

  • 27 elegance — noun 1. a refined quality of gracefulness and good taste (Freq. 3) she conveys an aura of elegance and gentility • Ant: ↑inelegance • Derivationally related forms: ↑elegant • Hypernyms: ↑quality …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 28 elegance — /el i geuhns/, n. 1. elegant quality: elegance of dress. 2. something elegant; a refinement. [1500 10; < MF < L elegantia choiceness. See ELEGANT, ANCE] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 29 elegance — /ˈɛləgəns/ (say eluhguhns), /ˈɛlɪ / (say eli ) noun 1. elegant quality: elegance of dress. 2. something elegant; a refinement …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 30 elegance — grakštumas statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Netyčia ir nesąmoningai atsirandąs pavidalo harmoningumas, iš esmės rikiuojamas judesio – veiklaus ar jau į pastovius bruožus susikristalizavusio; asmens savybė, kuri yra aukštųjų jo …

    Sporto terminų žodynas

  • 31 elegance — gracija statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Grakštumas, ypač judesių ir pozų, meilumas, žava. kilmė lot. gratia atitikmenys: angl. elegance; grace vok. Grazie, f rus. грация …

    Sporto terminų žodynas

  • 32 elegance — gracija statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Liekna, grakšti, gražių, darnių judesių moteris. Gracijos – trys romėnų grožio ir grakštumo deivės: Aglaja, Eufrosinė ir Talija. kilmė lot. gratia atitikmenys: angl. elegance; grace vok …

    Sporto terminų žodynas

  • 33 elegance — elegant ► ADJECTIVE 1) graceful and stylish. 2) pleasingly ingenious and simple. DERIVATIVES elegance noun elegantly adverb. ORIGIN Latin elegans discriminating ; related to ELECT(Cf. ↑electable) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 34 elegance — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, acquired taste, amenities, appreciation of excellence, arabesque, attractiveness, baroque, baroqueness, beauteousness, beautifulness, beauty, beauty unadorned, bloom, breeding, brilliance, charm,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 35 élégance — ● n. f. ►PROG * Façon d effectuer une tâche en limitant adroitement le nombre de manipulations à réaliser. * En particulier, caractéristique d un code qui sera à la fois rapide, clair, concis, et qui utilisera des techniques subtiles pour limiter …

    Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone

  • 36 elegance — el·e·gance || elɪgÉ™ns n. grandeur, luxury; gracefulness; tastefulness, refined quality …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 37 elégance — Sexuellement, c’est la galanterie des gestes. le DICO de l amour et des pratiques sexuelles Par Jacques Waynberg …

    Dictionnaire de Sexologie

  • 38 elegance —    Refinement, grace, and beauty. Tasteful opulence in form, decoration, or presentation. Restraint and grace of style …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 39 elegance — n. 1. Grace, beauty, symmetry, propriety. 2. Refinement, polish, politeness, gentility …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 40 elegance — n 1. fineness, luxuriousness, sumptuousness, opulence; grandeur, richness, choiceness; the good life, high style, exquisiteness, gracefulness; pulchritude, beauty, comeliness, finery, Fr. haute couture. swankiness. 2. refinement, grace,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder


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