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Courtesy

Definition of courtesy:

part of speech: noun

The gesture of salutation or respect performed by women by slightly depressing the body and bending the knees.

part of speech: noun

A gesture of salutation made by women.

part of speech: verb

To make such a gesture. Also, curtsey, curtsy.

part of speech: noun

Courtliness: elegance of manner: an act of civility or respect.

part of speech: noun

A gesture of greeting or respect.

part of speech: verb

To make a courtesy.

part of speech: noun

Elegance or politeness of manner; civility.

part of speech: verb

To make a courtesy:- pr. p. courtesying; pa. p. courtesied.

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