There were ruddy, brown-faced, broad-girthed Spanish Onions, shining in the fatness of their growth like Spanish Friars, and winking from their shelves in wanton slyness at the girls as they went by, and glanced demurely at the hung-up mistletoe.
There are no more uses of "demure" in the book.
Show samples from other sources
the shy, demure, innocent type
The fire in her eyes belied an otherwise demure countenance.