Debonair in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Debonair

(obsolete) Gracious, courteous. | Suave, urbane and sophisticated. | (especially of men) Charming, confident, and carefully dressed.

Short Example Sentences for Debonair

  • 1. Hope gave him a debonair mien that belied his shabby-genteel apparel. 🔊
  • 2. Nobody had gone out of Independence with so confident and debonair an air. 🔊
  • 3. Only he had not gained the true, handsome, debonair appearance of a prince. 🔊
  • 4. I see him smiling and debonair at the minute when I am in a ferment. 🔊
  • 5. And the most charming, I assure you, the most debonair of men. 🔊
  • 6. It is the spirit of San Francisco, weaving its debonair spell. 🔊

How to use Debonair in Sentences?

  • 1. Frank looked at it and then at her, startled out of his usual debonair manner for once. 🔊
  • 2. They were all pictures of destitution, and especially the whilom debonair poet. 🔊
  • 3. But even Roy noticed that the young Admirable Crichton had lost some of his debonair aplomb. 🔊
  • 4. He did not like advertising men as a rule but he felt this debonair head of a big agency was an exception. 🔊
  • 5. Their clattering descent was followed by the strains of the guitar, thinly debonair and mocking as if exulting over their discomfiture. 🔊
  • 6. Her debonair self-assurance came back with a lowering of her pulse and a remounting to her old position of condescending command. 🔊
  • 7. But he was debonair himself, of high courage, and mettlesome; and he may have gone a little too far. 🔊
  • 8. Last night at dinner our charming debonair French garcon was very drunk, and spilt the soup all over me! 🔊
  • 9. And in justice to that veteran it must be said, despite the knock-out blow he had received, that he seemed as debonair as ever. 🔊
  • 10. Once the most dashing and debonair of captains, poor Ned ran down at the heel and seemed unable to rally. 🔊
  • 11. Something in his handsome eyes, something in the debonair smile, something in his whole demeanor, left her without voice. 🔊
  • 12. Like all the Rutherfords he was handsome after a fashion, though the debonair recklessness of his good looks offered a warning of temper. 🔊
  • 13. He was, indeed, a typical adventurer, gay and debonair in presence of peril, and apparently without a care in the world. 🔊
  • 14. But when meadow-sweet, debonair and odorous in amber jerkin, moved graciously to his place in the group, then the play was ready to begin. 🔊
  • 15. Anyone less congruous as the bride-elect of the debonair Aristide Pujol it was impossible to imagine. 🔊
  • 16. Angioletto loved his Bellaroba with all his heart: no debonair Lionella could decoy him to be untrue. 🔊
  • 17. It bore but slight resemblance to that of his namesake, the gallant and debonair young Laurence Rivers of the Cosway miniature. 🔊
  • 18. He was more dissipated-looking, less debonair than he had seemed to Calvert in Madame d'Azay's salon. 🔊
  • 19. Looking the more debonair because of the flush in his face and the gleam in his eye, Guion seated himself in the place his daughter had left vacant between his two guests. 🔊