Debonaire vs. Debonair - What's the difference?

Wiktionary

  • Debonaire (adjective)

    alternative spelling of debonair

  • Debonair (adjective)

    Gracious, courteous.

  • Debonair (adjective)

    Suave, urbane and sophisticated.

  • Debonair (adjective)

    Charming, confident{{,}} and carefully dressed.

Oxford Dictionary

  • Debonair (adjective)

    (of a man) confident, stylish, and charming

    "all the men looked debonair and handsome in white tie and tails"

Webster Dictionary

  • Debonair (adjective)

    Characterized by courteousness, affability, or gentleness; of good appearance and manners; graceful; complaisant.

Princeton's WordNet

  • Debonaire (adjective)

    having a sophisticated charm;

    "a debonair gentleman"

  • Debonaire (adjective)

    having a cheerful, lively, and self-confident air;

    "looking chipper, like a man...diverted by his own wit"

    "life that is gay, brisk, and debonair"

    "walked with a jaunty step"

    "a jaunty optimist"

  • Debonair (adjective)

    having a sophisticated charm;

    "a debonair gentleman"

  • Debonair (adjective)

    having a cheerful, lively, and self-confident air;

    "looking chipper, like a man...diverted by his own wit"

    "life that is gay, brisk, and debonair"

    "walked with a jaunty step"

    "a jaunty optimist"

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