Sentence Examples


  • The act was out of politeness, because he needed something.
  • The vicomte was a nice-looking young man with soft features and polished manners, who evidently considered himself a celebrity but out of politeness modestly placed himself at the disposal of the circle in which he found himself.
  • Now one of the cardinal rules of politeness is to avoid burdening a stranger with the weight of ones own woes.
  • Dean took a seat and joined her, part politeness, part to guard the remaining slice.
  • She greeted the father and daughter with special politeness and showed them to the princess' room.