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Debonairness  n.  The quality of being debonair; good humor; gentleness; courtesy.

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"Debonairness" Quotes from Famous Books

... Lloyd, "when twelve years of age was sent for his grammar learning with his tutor into France, for his carriage into Italy, for his philosophy to Cambridge, for his law to Gray's Inn: and for that which completed all, the government of himself, to court; where his debonairness and freedom took with the king, as his solidity and wisdom with the Cardinal."[28] Sometimes Henry was even at pains to pick out and send abroad promising university students with a view to training them especially ...
— English Travellers of the Renaissance • Clare Howard

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