Maier is a master at creating grown-up clothes that make women look pretty and sophisticated and, of course, well-to-do.
For only with that knowledge would they have had enough information to make an informed—and, no doubt, sophisticated—decision.
And it did not force a reassessment of what it means to be elegant, sophisticated or sexy.
Krytrons are sophisticated triggers for the detonation of nuclear bombs.
If a new militia movement coalesces, its members will have no shortage of sophisticated assault weapons to choose from.
Unreserved and simple by nature, I must have appeared frigid and sophisticated.
Rather,” he replied coldly, “but very worldly and sophisticated.
For all her sophisticated and independent manner she was still a child at heart.
There speaks the sophisticated and conscious literary technician!
But in sophisticated society books and plays are discust only by talking about the prevailing idea round which the story centers.
c.1600, "mixed with a foreign substance, impure; no longer simple or natural," past participle adjective from sophisticate (v.). Of persons, with a positive sense, "worldly-wise, discriminating, cultured," from 1895.
c.1400, "make impure by admixture," from Medieval Latin sophisticatus, past participle of sophisticare (see sophistication). From c.1600 as "corrupt, delude by sophistry;" from 1796 as "deprive of simplicity." Related: Sophisticated; sophisticating. As a noun meaning "sophisticated person" from 1921.