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demureness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Demureness  \De*mure"ness\  (d[-e]*m[=u]r"n[e^]s),  n. 
  The  state  of  being  demure;  gravity;  the  show  of  gravity  or 
  modesty. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  demureness 
  n  1:  the  trait  of  behaving  with  reserve  and  decorum 
  2:  the  affectation  of  being  demure  in  a  provocative  way  [syn:  {coyness}] 




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