Bedeutung von “polite” im Essential American English Dictionary

polite

adjective us /pəˈlɑɪt/

A2 behaving in a way that is not rude and shows that you think about other people:

She was too polite to point out my mistake.
politely adverb

B1

He thanked them politely.
politeness noun

We were impressed by their politeness.

(Definition von “polite” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)