grace


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Synonyms for grace

Synonyms for grace

refined, effortless beauty of manner, form, and style

a sense of propriety or rightness

kind, forgiving, or compassionate treatment of or disposition toward others

temporary immunity from penalties

a short prayer said at meals

to lend dignity or honor to by an act or favor

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to endow with beauty and elegance by way of a notable addition

Synonyms for grace

(Christian theology) a state of sanctification by God

elegance and beauty of movement or expression

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a sense of propriety and consideration for others

a disposition to kindness and compassion

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(Greek mythology) one of three sisters who were the givers of beauty and charm

a short prayer of thanks before a meal

(Christian theology) the free and unmerited favor or beneficence of God

be beautiful to look at

References in classic literature ?
But first he casts to change his proper shape, Which else might work him danger or delay: And now a stripling Cherube he appeers, Not of the prime, yet such as in his face Youth smil'd Celestial, and to every Limb Sutable grace diffus'd, so well he feignd; Under a Coronet his flowing haire In curles on either cheek plaid, wings he wore Of many a colourd plume sprinkl'd with Gold, His habit fit for speed succinct, and held Before his decent steps a Silver wand.
Brightest Seraph tell In which of all these shining Orbes hath Man His fixed seat, or fixed seat hath none, But all these shining Orbes his choice to dwell; That I may find him, and with secret gaze, Or open admiration him behold On whom the great Creator hath bestowd Worlds, and on whom hath all these graces powrd; That both in him and all things, as is meet, The Universal Maker we may praise; Who justly hath drivn out his Rebell Foes To deepest Hell, and to repair that loss Created this new happie Race of Men To serve him better: wise are all his wayes.
I think, your Grace, that I could speak more freely in Mr.
The fact is, your Grace," said he, "that my colleague, Dr.
His Grace sat very stern and upright in his chair and looked stonily at my friend.
And now, your Grace, I'll trouble you for that check.
I fear, your Grace, that matters can hardly be arranged so easily.
I must take the view, your Grace, that when a man embarks upon a crime, he is morally guilty of any other crime which may spring from it.
I am disposed to help your Grace to the best of my ability, but, in order to do so, I must understand to the last detail how the matter stands.
Your Grace can hardly have heard of any small reputation which I possess, or you would not imagine that it is so easy to escape me.
I confess that this is entirely new to me, your Grace.
In the first place, your Grace, I am bound to tell you that you have placed yourself in a most serious position in the eyes of the law.
Penelope and Lady Grace were certainly admirable foils.
Grace rose impulsively, and drawing her chair after her, approached the nurse.
Grace called to mind the hesitation that she had shown when she had mentioned her name, and drew a new conclusion from it.