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not forward but reticent or reserved in manner

Synonyms for demure

affectedly modest or shy especially in a playful or provocative way

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A video clip is starting to go viral in Facebook, showing Jennylyn Mercado trying to play it cool as a demure lady, wearing a sexy one-piece swimsuit while awkwardly trying to show it off.
Obviously I couldn't wear my good old Rita-nearlynaked clothes: I do want to go to heaven" Singer Rita Ora explains why she wore a demure black dress and veil to sing for the Pope.
Sindy, who claimed 80% of the fashion doll market at her peak in 1985 after she was launched as a more demure rival to the glamorous American Barbie, has been given a makeover by Tesco, which has licensed the brand from Exeterbased owner and creator Pedigree Toys.
Taken from the Temperley London Fall 2015 collection, the dress has a Thirties feel about it, with its demure neckline and cape, while the gold embellishment ensures it is entirely red carpet appropriate.
But for the Scottish event the 23-year-old looked demure and delicate in a Dior pencil dress featuring a high waisted white pencil skirt and pale blue knotted silk top which showcased a teeny hint of toned tum.
Model Danielle Lineker dazzled in a demure blue dress while TV presenter Isobel Webster wowed with her own blue ensemble.
Always one to look understated A nd demure, the beautiful Big and demure, the beautiful Big Brother presenter, Brother presenter, Emma Willis, proved less is more at the Brits proved less is more at the Brits after party.
DEMURE Reality Kardashian keeps "Invisible bras will often feature laser-cut finishes or enclosed finished seams to ensure that the bra remains invisible - even under the finest of fabrics.
No, not the sexy bustier she wore onstage while grinding on her husband, but instead the more demure lace ensemble.
tat du Qatar est le seul de tous les pays qui demure suivi la question du Darfour oE le fruit de ces efforts ont demontre dans la convaincre des mouvements armes a conclure des accords de paix en conformite avec le document de Doha qui comprenait la resoudre de toutes les questions de la population du Darfour.
And while this gown looks quite demure from the front, when the actress turned to the side the key hole cut outs exposed her super-toned torso while keeping her saucy bits covered.
Something for both the demure and experimental bride on Day 5
But even in this demure photoshoot, Kardashian managed to bare some skin in a revealing white dress, which shows a lot of cleavage.
Some are fun and flirty and others are more structured and demure.
Helen, who is leaving the soap in the new year, was looking absolutely stunning when she arrived - but she might not have been so demure at kicking-out time.