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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: demure

Deutsch Englisch
betont zurückhaltend demure
ernst {adj.} (nüchtern) demure
gesittet demure
nüchtern demure
zimperlich demure
züchtig demure
spröde (geziert, Mädchen etc.) demure
Engelsmiene {f}Femininum (die) demure look


Beispielsätze

"Well, I should never have thought this; do you know, my dear, I had begun to suspect that, under a demure exterior, there was lurking an enormous deal of animal passion in that Miss Frankland, but if so, these works prove that it is under complete regulation.
Maria agreed with him and favoured him with demure nods and hems.
by the bye,” then sinking his voice, and looking demure for the moment—“I hope Mr. Knightley is well?”
What, in its chrysalis condition of principle, affronted their demure reason, never fails, in its maturity of accomplishment, to extort admiration from their instinct of beauty.
Again, another reminded her of children at play, and still another of nothing on earth but a demure lady stroking a cat.
Already she gave herself a little demure air like her Aunt Tavie.
Lucy, with a demure and settled air, seemed determined to make no contribution to the comfort of the others, and would not say a word; and almost every thing that WAS said, proceeded from Elinor, who was obliged to volunteer all the information about her mother's health, their coming to town, &c. which Edward ought to have inquired about, but never did.
There's never none of these demure boys come to any proof; for thin drink doth so over-cool their blood, and making many fish-meals, that they fall into a kind of male green-sickness; and then, when they marry, they get wenches.
Presently the Duke Said 'twas the fear indeed and that he doubted 'Twould prove the verity of certain words Spoke by a holy monk 'that oft' says he 'Hath sent to me, wishing me to permit John de la Car, my chaplain, a choice hour To hear from him a matter of some moment; Whom after under the confession's seal He solemnly had sworn that what he spoke My chaplain to no creature living but To me should utter, with demure confidence This pausingly ensu'd: "Neither the King nor's heirs, Tell you the Duke, shall prosper; bid him strive To gain the love o' th' commonalty; the Duke Shall govern England."'
And then to have the humour of state; and after a demure travel of regard, telling them I know my place as I would they should do theirs, to ask for my kinsman Toby- SIR TOBY.


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