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Meaning of SUAVE

Pronunciation:  swâv

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  smoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication; "he was too politic to quarrel with so important a personage"; "the hostess averted a confrontation between two guests with a diplomatic change of subject"; "the manager pacified the customer with a smooth apology for the error"; "affable, suave, moderate men...smugly convinced of their respectability" - Ezra Pound
  2. [adj]  having a sophisticated charm; "a debonair gentleman"

SUAVE is a 5 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: debonair, debonaire, debonnaire, diplomatic, diplomatical, politic, refined, smooth



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Suave\, a. [L. suavis sweet, pleasant: cf. F. suave. See
{Sweet}, and cf. {Suasion}.]
Sweet; pleasant; delightful; gracious or agreeable in manner;
bland. -- {Suave"ly}, adv.