showing a high degree of refinement and the assurance that comes from wide social experience;
"his polished manner"
"maintained an urbane tone in his letters"
moving and bending with ease
being of delicate or slender build;
"she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"
"a slim girl with straight blonde hair"
"watched her slight figure cross the street"
- All Americans crave to be svelte and rich.
- A lady wears white yarn tippet, svelte coming from a distance.
Don't call me dumpling. I'm very svelte these days.sssss A. Burgess出自： ssssB. T. Bradford