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Spanish translation of “genteel”

genteel

adjective /dʒənˈtiːl/
acting, talking etc with a very great (often too great) attention to the rules of polite behaviour/behavior
refinado, fino, distinguido; (peyorativo) afectado, cursi
She was laughed at for being too genteel.
genteelly adverb
finamente, distinguidamente; afectadamente
He genteelly apologized for his mistake.
genteelness noun
finura, distinción; afectación
(Definition of genteel from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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