Synonyms for Urbane:


all (adjective)
polished, refined.
bland (adjective)
civilized (adjective)
courteous (adjective)
courtly (adjective)
cultured (adjective)
elegant (adjective)
urbane (adjective)
gracious, refined, sophisticated, smooth, cosmopolitan, bland, mannerly, suave, polished.
witty (adjective)
deft, intelligent, jocular, comical, scintillating, funny, pithy, canny, quick, shrewd, sharp, inventive, scurrilous, droll, dry, wily, waggish, resourceful, facetious, subtle, tricky, quick-witted, foxy, adroit, ingenious, sly, artful, smart, pointed, joking, crafty, sparkling, brilliant, sarcastic, witty, clever, sophisticated, astute, cunning.
worldly-wise (adjective)


suave, smooth, bland, style. civilized, culture, educated. polite (noun)
correct, proper, chivalrous, gallant, gentlemanly.
suave (noun)
mannerly, study at suave.
urbane (noun)
gracious, polished, refined, cosmopolitan, svelte, sophisticated.

Other synonyms:

civilized. educated. smooth. sophisticated
Other relevant words:
mannerly, svelte, bland, gentlemanly, civilized, suave, smooth, chivalrous, cosmopolitan, proper, refined, educated, polished, gracious, gallant.

Usage examples for urbane

  1. This the urbane librarian said, and smiled Incredulous, as at some idle jest. – The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  2. The officer's duty in the matter took him to the chairman of the Relief Committee, a stanch old Roman Catholic gentleman nearly eighty years of age, with a hoary head and white beard, and a Milesian name that had come down to him through centuries of Catholic ancestors;- a man urbane in his manner, of the old school, an Irishman such as one does meet still here and there through the country, but now not often- one who above all things was true to the old religion. – Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope
  3. At first my friend the gendarme was quite urbane – Castles in the Air by Baroness Emmuska Orczy