Part of speech:
Of or belonging to the community; shared, or participated in, by all; public
The definition of affable is a person who is friendly or easy to talk to.
The definition of civilian is something that is for someone who isn't in the military.
Characterized by gracious consideration toward others.
(Rare) Of the internal, as distinguished from the international, affairs of a nation
The definition of public is something that is related to, available to or known by people.
Having or showing good manners; esp., courteous, considerate, tactful, etc.
Showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement; humane, ethical, and reasonable:
The definition of complaisant is someone who is agreeable and who wants or tries to please.
Warm and sincere; friendly:
Suitable for a king's court; dignified, polite, elegant, etc.
Grown by cultivation
Produced or obtained by cultivation
Of official or original documents
Showing evidence of schooling, training, or experience.
Following or being in accord with accepted or prescribed forms, conventions, or regulations:
Typical or characteristic of the upper class:
Gracious means being kind, thoughtful and aware of others.
Of the laity; secular; lay
(Politics) Of, or pertaining, to the Libetarian Party in the United States.
Having or showing good manners; well-behaved; polite; courteous
Of or constituting a large city or urbanized area, including adjacent suburbs and towns:
Ready to do favors for others; accommodating.
Characterized by an executive branch consisting of cabinet ministers selected from and responsible to the parliament:
Without error or flaw; finished
Influenced by, based on, or stemming from partisan interests or political ideology:
Characterized by great subtlety, precision, etc.
Full of or characterized by respect; showing deference or dutiful regard
Worldly rather than spiritual:
Of or characteristic of sophists or sophistry
Of or characteristic of the styles and culture of the inner city, esp. of the black inner city
A specific form of church government
The quality or state of being temporal
Not civilized; barbarous
Barbarous or ignorant
Lacking or indicating a lack of good manners; rude.
The definition of impolite is a rude person, or someone without manners.
Polite and attentive to women in a courtly way
The definition of criminal is someone or something related to the commission of a crime.
Established, maintained, or owned by the federal government
Intended for, applying to, or acting on a particular thing:
Of, relating to, or concerned with the stars or constellations; stellar.
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