adjective, suav·er, suav·est.
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Origin of suave
OTHER WORDS FROM suavesuavely, adverbsuaveness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for suave
"Oh, well, it's easy to lose track of a lone man in a country as big as this," he returned suavely.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Orthodocia, suavely, "Are they produced here to any extent?"Humour of the North|Lawrence J. Burpee
Harry answered the questions suavely but not without some suppressed impatience.The Incendiary|W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
"You are at liberty to change your mind—and your answer, Mr. Sedgwick," he announced suavely.The Pirate of Panama|William MacLeod Raine
"And here the continued kindness of a young and handsome preserver," he said suavely, and extended the box to his host.Audrey|Mary Johnston