Gracious - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- exhibiting courtesy and politeness (syn: courteous, nice)
- disposed to bestow favors
thanks to the gracious gods
Thank you for your gracious hospitality.
The magazine promotes gracious living.
She is gracious to all.
Sibyl was the most gracious, helpful, and generous person to work with.
God was so gracious to / towards us!
...the operator of the inn is the very epitome of the genial and gracious boniface...
...a novel about the dashing cavaliers and gracious ladies of the South before the Civil War...
Good gracious! What on earth has happened to your feet?
'Did you ever go back?' 'Good gracious, no.'
tended to romanticize and exaggerate this 'gracious Old South' imagery