Sentence Examples

  • I guess I wasn't very polite, making a face like that.
  • His polite address terrified her.
  • His smile was polite, but the eyes held a glint of humor.
  • Another, Daniel Neal, in 1720, found Boston conversation " as polite as in most of the cities and towns in England, many of their merchants having the advantage of a free conversation with travellers; so that a gentleman from London would almost think himself at home at Boston, when he observes the number of people, their houses, their furniture, their tables, their dress and conversation, which perhaps is as splendid and showy as that of the most considerable tradesmen in London."
  • Yes. You know it isn't polite to ask a lady her age.