Definition of urbane in English:

urbane

Syllabification: ur·bane
Pronunciation: /ˌərˈbān
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

urbanely

adverb
More example sentences
  • He replied urbanely, ‘I like to look out for the interests of my friends.
  • ‘Perhaps I do, Miss Sommers,’ he said urbanely.
  • Shane stepped forward urbanely, and Tal did the same.

Origin

mid 16th century (in the sense 'urban'): from French urbain or Latin urbanus (see urban).

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