And for all their alleged ironic detachment and urbane wit, they never got the joke.
He was an urbane intellectual in a country terrorized by a primitive tribal thug and his loyal clansmen.
Their all-black uniforms complemented well the restaurant's suave and urbane ambience.
He was urbane , witty, had impeccable taste and was by all accounts a great fan of the ladies.
Pat was cultured and urbane and had a wonderful sense of humour.
He has the two requisite characteristics: toughness and a smooth, urbane manner.
This is some of the most polite, urbane jazz I have heard for ages.
He was impeccably dressed, unfailingly polite, urbane and sophisticated.
Colleagues describe him as urbane and well connected.
Cary Grant, you will remember, was the sophisticated, urbane Englishman.