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demureadjective

 us   /dɪˈmjʊər/
(esp. of women and ​girls) ​quiet and well ​behaved: Two demure little ​girlssat near ​theirmother.
(Definition of demure from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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demureadjective

uk   /dɪˈmjʊər/  us   /-ˈmjʊr/
(​especially of women) ​quiet and well ​behaved: She gave him a demure ​smile.
demurely
adverb uk   us   /-li/
She ​sat with her ​handsfolded demurely in her ​lap.
demureness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of demure from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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