Characterized by kindness and warm, unaffected courtesy
Characterized by elaborate but usually formal courtesy
He was gracious and gentle with the old woman.
I am deep in your debt, my most gracious lord and master.
That is very gracious of you Samantha, but completely unnecessary.
And the Tsarevich was very gracious to all our officers.
The old prince was in a good temper and very gracious to Pierre.