urbane – Word of the Day

urbane – adjective

[ur-beyn]

1.   having the polish and suavity regarded as characteristic of sophisticated social life in major cities

2.   reflecting elegance, sophistication, etc., especially in expression

Lenaya was new to the socialite scene of the Upper West Side in New York City. She married into it and now her mannerisms, speech and even her text messaging and social media posts were to reflect the urbane finesse expected of her.

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