Student Thesaurus

One entry found for demure.
Entry Word: demure
Function: adjective
Text: 1 affecting shyness or modesty in order to attract masculine interest <the previously demure maiden began making some surprisingly shocking remarks> -- see COY 1
2 not comfortable around people <hesitant and demure, she hardly spoke a word at the banquet table> -- see SHY 2
3 not having or showing any feelings of superiority, self-assertiveness, or showiness <wore a very demure outfit to the interview for the job at the church's headquarters> -- see HUMBLE 1