suavity

[ swah-vi-tee, swav-i- ]
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noun,plural suav·i·ties.
  1. a suave or smoothly agreeable quality.

  2. suavities, suave or courteous actions or manners; amenities.

Origin of suavity

1
1400–50; late Middle English <Latin suāvitās pleasantness, equivalent to suāv(is) sweet + -itās-ity
  • Also suave·ness .

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