Demure vs Demur vintage photo collage via lawhimsy
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Word Nerd: Demure and Demur

Demure and Demur are two words that are easily confused, though each  means something slightly different. Demure is used as an adjective for someone who is quiet, reserved, modest, or quiet and who shows some reluctance to show themselves off. Alas, for too long demure was considered the ideal compliment for a woman to receive, and… Continue reading Word Nerd: Demure and Demur