Characterized by dignified richness and grace, as of design, dress, style, etc.; luxurious or opulent in a restrained, tasteful manner.
Characterized by a sense of propriety or refinement; impressively fastidious in manners and tastes.
Marked by concision, incisiveness, and ingenuity; cleverly apt and simple.
An elegant solution to a complex problem.
Excellent; fine; first-rate.
Characterized by or exhibiting refined, tasteful beauty of manner, form, or style.
The definition of elegant is someone or something luxurious in a restrained manner or something that is very well-thought through yet simple.
An example of elegant is a white tablecloth restaurant that serves many courses with wine pairings.
An example of elegant is an easy solution to a very difficult situation.
Origin of elegant
Middle English from Old French from Latin ēlegāns ēlegant- present participle of *ēlegāre variant of ēligere to select elect