Part of speech:
The definition of courteous is a polite and considerate person.
(Archaic) Loving; affectionate
The definition of elegant is someone or something luxurious in a restrained manner or something that is very well-thought through yet simple.
Not pleasant or acceptable; unattractive.
The definition of amiable is a person, place, or thing that is likeable or a person who is kind and good-natured.
That has or expresses affection, love, consideration, etc.
Of, for, or concerned with charity:
Pleasant and easy to approach or talk to; friendly
Having little or no detrimental effect; harmless:
Kindly or gracious, sometimes in a patronizing way
The definition of compassionate is someone who shows kindness and empathy to others, or is something or some act that expresses kindness or empathy.
The definition of complaisant is someone who is agreeable and who wants or tries to please.
(Archaic) Pleasant and friendly in a cheerful way; genial
The definition of genial is warm, cheerful, good for life or comfort.
The definition of graceful is something that is beautiful, well formed and moves with ease.
The definition of merciful is someone who is caring, compassionate, and gentle with discipline.
Showing or having good feelings or good taste.
Polite and courteous in a smooth, polished way; refined
The definition of unkind is cruel or inconsiderate of others.
(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
The definition of nasty is something that is very dirty, unpleasant or offensive.
(Informal) Very unpleasant or unappealing:
Given to using sarcasm:
The definition of severe is someone or something that is very serious, harsh or critical.
Of, characteristic of, belonging to, or common to the great mass of people in general; common; popular
The definition of rude is behavior that does not conform to what society says would be polite or good manners or inappropriate subjects of discussion.
Disposed to treat guests with warmth and generosity.
Suitable for a royal court; stately:
Courteously attentive especially to women; chivalrous.
Of, characteristic of, like, or befitting a knight; chivalrous, brave, etc.
Characterized by elaborate but usually formal courtesy
Used as an intensive with and :
Displaying a patronizingly superior attitude:
Impressive and dignified, as in size or appearance; majestic:
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