(used of persons and their behavior) cultivated and genteel
"she was delicate and refined and unused to hardship"; "refined people with refined taste"
freed from impurities by processing
"refined sugar"; "refined oil"; "to gild refined gold"- Shakespeare
polished, refined, svelte, urbane(adj)
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"
elegant, graceful, refined(adj)
suggesting taste, ease, and wealth
neat, refined, tasteful(adj)
free from what is tawdry or unbecoming
"a neat style"; "a neat set of rules"; "she hated to have her neat plans upset"
Showing or having good feelings or good taste.
Ozzie and Harriet are refined people.
An absence of coarseness.
The sugar was refined, not gritty.
freed from impurities or alloy; purifed; polished; cultured; delicate; as; refined gold; refined language; refined sentiments
The numerical value of refined in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of refined in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of refined in a Sentence
Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence.
It’s stripped of a lot of its nutrients and it’s refined.
This Englishwoman is so refined She has no bosom and no behind.
It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanisms of friendship.
It's a product for refined tastes ... it's not something you can find in a supermarket.
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