Translation of "demure" - English-Spanish dictionary

demure

adjective uk /dɪˈmjʊər/ us /-ˈmjʊr/

(especially of women) quiet and well behaved

recatado
She gave him a demure smile.
demurely adverb uk /-li/ us
demureness noun [ no plural ] uk /-nəs/ us

(Translation of “demure” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

demure

adjective /diˈmjuə/

quiet, shy, modest and well behaved (sometimes deceptively)

recatado
She looked too demure ever to do such a bold thing.
demurely adverb

recatadamente, con remilgo
demureness noun

recato, modestia

(Translation of “demure” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)