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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Kind, polite, and charming. Also: Comfort and luxury.

Usage examples (27)
  • No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends.
  • Thanks to the gracious gods
  • gracious even to unexpected visitors
  • But, he actually went on to praise John McCain for giving what he called a gracious concession speech. for more
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