[ noun ] a quality of refined gracefulness and good taste
Used in print(James Bryant Conant, Slums and Suburbs...)
Of_course , it can be argued that an ability to write English correctly and with some degree of elegance is a marketable skill .(Irving Fineman, Woman of Valor: The Life of Henrietta...)
Unlike his younger brother , Joe , he never presumed_to address her more familiarly than as `` My dear friend '' , although he praised and envied the elegance and purity of her style .(Joseph Chadwick, No Land Is Free....)
Their presence fouled the elegance of that room .