Associations to the word «Courteous»


COURTEOUS, adjective. Showing regard or thought for others; especially, displaying good manners or etiquette.

Dictionary definition

COURTEOUS, adjective. Exhibiting courtesy and politeness; "a nice gesture".
COURTEOUS, adjective. 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.

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Robert Burton