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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Courtesy, benevolence, respect, kindliness.

Usage examples (3)
  • Adjective : gracious suburban living; a gracious home. ,our gracious king
  • -- See! Monseigneur d'Orleans rises; with moon-visage turned towards the royal platform, he asks, with a delicate graciosity of manner covering unutterable things:...
  • It is five years, all but a few days, since Philippe, within these same stone walls, stood up with an air of graciosity, and asked King Louis, "Whether it was a Royal... for more
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