- The definition of suave is someone smooth, confident and charming, usually describing a man.
An attractive, successful man with lots of confidence is an example of someone who would be described as suave.
suave definition by Webster's New World
suave definition by American Heritage Dictionary
adjective suav·er, suav·est
Origin: French, agreeable, from Old French, from Latin suāvis, delightful, sweet; see swād- in Indo-European roots.
- suaveˈly adverb
- suaveˈness, suavˈi·ty noun