courteous


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full of polite concern for the well-being of others

characterized by good manners

Synonyms for courteous

exhibiting courtesy and politeness

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characterized by courtesy and gracious good manners

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He listens in his subdued, courteous way; but he makes no inquiries about our relatives; he shows no interest in the arrival of the Government yacht and the Commissioner for Northern Lights.
His master also, as I understand, is a very mild and courteous gentleman," remarked Harcomb; "yet I do not think that they are either of them men with whom it is very safe to trifle.
He was beloved by all the countryside, for he was kindly and courteous to all, and was "aye the gentleman.
We will now proceed with Mr Jones, who, when the storm was over, took leave of his Egyptian majesty, after many thanks for his courteous behaviour and kind entertainment, and set out for Coventry; to which place (for it was still dark) a gypsy was ordered to conduct him.
I am courteous towards them, as towards all small annoyances; to be prickly towards what is small, seemeth to me wisdom for hedgehogs.
Sabin's face, no longer pleasant and courteous, had taken to itself some very grim lines.
Sim Tappertit, who had far too good an opinion of himself to suspect that anybody could be playing upon him, thought within himself that this was something like the respect to which he was entitled, and drew a comparison from this courteous demeanour of a stranger, by no means favourable to the worthy locksmith.
18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A Courteous Communications, an award winning answering service, joined forces with the Christian Service Center of Central Florida to serve meals to the homeless and hungry on Tuesday, October 20, 2015.
This time they're to protest at schools' Islamisation, although their overall inability to string sentences together makes them strange upholders of educational standards, Why is it these marchers are a byword for drunken disorder when, in Hong-Kong, marchers seeking elections free of Chinese intervention, are sober, orderly and courteous to the point of sharing their packed lunches with patrolling HK police?
Senior Immigration Assistant Choi Fung-hau has been elected Hong Kong's most courteous immigration control officer.
MAKING their bid for the musical glory of the north west of Wales come Courteous Thief.
Baghdad (NINA) - Leader of the National Alliance, Ibrahim al-Jafari, stressed the necessity to keep judiciary away from political influence and courteous behavior.
ISLAMABAD, July 28 -- With an objective to improve the professional skills of traffic cops and make them more courteous towards public, Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) has arranged refresher courses for its whole force and 45 cops have so far passed out these courses.
And as for suggesting that calling creationists "barmy" is lowering the debate "so that it cannot be conducted in an intelligent or courteous way", I find that exceptionally barmy.
AAMIR KHAN will hit the screens again, asking people to be courteous to tourists.