suavity

Part of speech: noun

Agreeableness; pleasantness.

Part of speech: noun

Geniality; urbanity.

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Usage examples "suavity":

  1. The Cardinal replied with equal suavity, protesting that such a letter from the Duchess left him nothing more to desire, as it furnished him with an " entire and perfect justification" of his conduct. - "The Rise of the Dutch Republic, 1563-64", John Lothrop Motley.
  2. " Why, my dear young lady, you were proposing to sell the place outright for twenty thousand francs," said Boniface with much suavity. - "Eve and David", Honore de Balzac.
  3. The suavity of his manner broke fiercely and suddenly. - "The Killer", Stewart Edward White.