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Courteous

Cour´te`ous   Pronunciation: k?r´t?-?s; 277
a.1.Of courtlike manners; pertaining to, or expressive of, courtesy; characterized by courtesy; civil; obliging; well bred; polite; affable; complaisant.
A patient and courteous bearing.
- Prescott.
His behavior toward his people is grave and courteous.
- Fuller.
Adj.1.courteous - exhibiting courtesy and politeness; "a nice gesture"
Synonyms: gracious, nice
2.courteous - characterized by courtesy and gracious good manners; "if a man be gracious and courteous to strangers it shows he is a citizen of the world"-Francis Bacon
Antonyms:
discourteous - showing no courtesy; rude; "a distant and at times discourteous young"
accommodating, affable, agreeable, amiable, attentive, cap in hand, ceremonious, civilized, clubbable, clubbish, clubby, communicative, companionable, companionate, compatible, complaisant, congenial, considerate, courtly, decorous, deferential, diplomatic, dutiful, fair, fit for society, fond of society, friendly, genial, gentlemanly, graceful, gregarious, honorific, hospitable, ladylike, mannerly, obliging, polished, proper, regardful, sociable, social, social-minded, solicitous, tactful, thoughtful, urbane, well-behaved, well-bred
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