adjective, de·mur·er, de·mur·est.
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Origin of demure
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH demuredemur, demure
Example sentences from the Web for demure
In some ways [toe cleavage] is an artificial seductive glance, an artificial demureness.Christian Louboutin, Manolo Blahnik, Vibram: Toe Shoes Are In for Spring!|Misty White Sidell|April 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Susie Billings, minus her khaki and cartridges, looked the picture of demureness in white muslin and baby-blue ribbons.The Sunbridge Girls at Six Star Ranch|Eleanor H. (Eleanor Hodgman) Porter
"He was my first love," said Marjorie, with wicked demureness.Four Days|Hetty Hemenway
Dotty thought of Harriet all the afternoon, and walked about the house with a demureness quite unusual.Dotty Dimple At Home|Sophie May