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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a polite manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • He had stated his terms courteously, but firmly, from the first.
  • Said my friend on GChat, who I was "courteously" keeping updated on my first experience with the game.
  • He had received word from a big wig somewhere along the line, and now the Ryans were to be 'courteously' escorted off the premises.
  • He entreated Paul "courteously," showing in many ways a friendly regard for him. for more
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