Part of speech:
Marked by or showing consideration for others and observance of accepted social usage.
Sufficiently observing or befitting accepted social usages; polite:
The definition of attentive is paying attention to or being thoughtful of others.
Feeling or showing appreciation
Marked by, feeling, or expressing reverence.
Being the principal physician supervising a patient's care.
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.
The definition of courteous is a polite and considerate person.
Obedient or dutiful.
Marked by courteous submission or respect
Having or showing good manners; well-behaved; polite; courteous
Willing to obey or serve because of being in a lower position; submissive
Critical of what is generally accepted or respected; satirical:
(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
Showing or caused by reverence
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