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suave

adjective uk   us   /swɑːv/
A suave man is very polite, pleasant, and usually attractive, often in a way that is slightly false: He's very suave and sophisticated.
suavely
adverb uk   us   /ˈswɑːv.li/
suavity
noun [U] uk   /ˈswɑː.vɪ.ti/  us   /-və.t̬i/
Translations of “suave”
in Vietnamese ngọt ngào, khéo léo…
in Spanish afable, cortés, fino…
in Thai อ่อนโยน…
in Malaysian terlalu canggih…
in French affable…
in German verbindlich…
in Chinese (Traditional) (男子)文縐縐的…
in Indonesian ramah…
in Russian учтивый, обходительный…
in Turkish hoş ve nazik, kibar ve tatlı…
in Chinese (Simplified) (男子)文绉绉的…
in Polish uprzedzająco grzeczny…
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