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Definition 1: a refined quality of gracefulness and good taste - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where elegance or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she conveys an aura of elegance and gentility

(elegance is a kind of ...) an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

"the quality of mercy is not strained"

(... is a kind of elegance ) ceremonial elegance and splendor

"entered with much eclat in a coach drawn by eight white horses"

(... is a kind of elegance ) the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand

"for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel" "his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects" "it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor" "an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art" "advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products"

(... is a kind of elegance ) elegance by virtue of being fashionable

(... is a kind of elegance ) elegance by virtue of fineness of manner and expression

(... is a kind of elegance ) elegance indicated by good taste

(... is a kind of elegance ) elegance suggestive of a royal court

(... is a kind of elegance ) the quality of being beautiful and delicate in appearance

"the daintiness of her touch" "the fineness of her features"

(... is a kind of elegance ) distinctive and stylish elegance

"he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer"

(... is a kind of elegance ) elegance in dress or behavior

"she has a lot of class"

Definition 2: a quality of neatness and ingenious simplicity in the solution of a problem (especially in science or mathematics) - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where elegance or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the simplicity and elegance of his invention

(elegance is a kind of ...) an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

"the quality of mercy is not strained"

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