courteous definition

  • adjective:
    • Characterized by gracious consideration toward other people. See Synonyms at polite.
    • Showing respect or thought for other individuals; specifically, showing great manners or etiquette.
    • Of courtlike ways; related to, or expressive of, courtesy; characterized by courtesy; municipal; obliging; well-bred; polite; affable; complaisant.
    • exhibiting courtesy and politeness
    • described as courtesy and gracious good ways
    • described as gracious consideration toward other individuals. See Synonyms at polite.
    • Showing regard or idea for other individuals; especially, showing great manners or etiquette.
    • Of courtlike ways; with respect to, or expressive of, courtesy; described as courtesy; municipal; obliging; well bred; courteous; affable; complaisant.
    • exhibiting courtesy and politeness
    • characterized by courtesy and gracious good manners
  • others:
    • Having court-like or elegant manners; utilizing or characterized by courtesy; well-bred; courteous: as, a courteous gentleman; courteous words; a courteous types of address.
    • Synonyms Civil, Urbane, etc. (see polite), obliging, affable, conscious, respectful.
    • Having court-like or elegant manners; utilizing or described as courtesy; well-bred; polite: because, a courteous guy; polite words; a courteous manner of target.
    • Synonyms Civil, Urbane, an such like. (identify polite), obliging, affable, mindful, respectful.

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