from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Alternative spelling of soigné.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. polished and well-groomed; showing sophisticated elegance


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • "I had been looking for exactly that kind of book that would teach me the subtleties - what Julia used to call the 'soigne' - of French cooking." -

  • YANG: You know, I think she always has that -- she almost has -- there's a French word, I think, soigne, which is looking as if you're just elegant without ever having tried much.

    CNN Transcript Jun 7, 2009

  • Mona, doing her best, wore clean corduroy trousers and a white blouse pinned above the top button by her ultimate in soigne dressing, a small pearl brooch.

    The Elvis Latte

  • So - I'll just say you don't have to murder anyone to read Cara's wonderful series - she handles the murders very well on her own - and solves them with utmost soigne.


  • J'me soigne a coup de One OK Rock. j'ai recu TOUS leurs albums ce matin.

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

  • Ahah j'suis allé faire des courses et ma mere est toujours etonnée des achats que je peux faire elle trouve que je me soigne et que j'me fais bien plaisir (coté bouffe) et ca la rassure.

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

  • D'ailleurs ya aucun plat surgelé chez moi j'cuisine et tout et tout. bref c vrai j'me soigne yaka voir le gueuleton que j'me suis fait ce soir MIAM MIAM

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

  • As Cecil Beaton, archdeacon of the soigne, once put it, "Those who work in fashion's sphere must expect the worst and should provide for an early demise."

    The Battle Of The Rag Mags

  • EE: Rumors are rife that your exclusive organization - PHARTS - (membership open to only the most soigne) - is really a recruiting ground for a subversive committee to kidnap Jon Jordon and force him to read and review The Da Vinci Code.

    May 2006

  • Someone tell me please, was it because it wasn't the usual sleeked back look we consider soigne or was something else wrong with it?

    Oscars slideshow.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.