Definition of elegance in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈeləɡəns/


1The quality of being graceful and stylish in appearance or manner; style: a slender woman with grace and elegance
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  • Next to him, Kitako is the picture of refined country elegance.
  • You really have to see the spiral wheel turn to appreciate its elegance.
  • The blond had a classic look to her, with German features, an elegance about her.
refinement, dignity, beauty, poise, charm, culture;
neatness, simplicity;
2The quality of being pleasingly ingenious and simple; neatness: the simplicity and elegance of the solution
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  • In his hands highly analytical quantitative biology was streamlined to its essential elegance.
  • Unlike many such packages, however, the elegance of the presentation in no way overshadows the poetry.
  • Due to the elegance of the design, most things are immediately obvious.

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Syllabification: el·e·gance

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