Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “urbane”

urbane

adjective     /ɜːˈbeɪn/ US  /ɝː-/ approving
( especially of a man) confident , comfortable and polite in social situations
(尤指男子)从容自信的,温文尔雅的
John Herschel was an urbane, kindly and generous man.
约翰‧赫舍尔这个人温文尔雅、友善慷慨。
ExperiencedPolite and respectfulPolite and respectful
urbanely     /ɜːˈbeɪn.li/ US  /ɝː-/ adverb urbanity     /ɜːˈbæn.ɪ.ti/ US  /ɝːˈbæn.ə.t̬i/ noun [U]
(Definition of urbane adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “urbane” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

amicable

relating to behaviour between people that is pleasant and friendly, often despite a difficult situation

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More