Translation of "grace" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ɡreɪs/ us /ɡreɪs/

the quality of moving in a smooth and attractive way

gracia, elegancia
She moved with / such grace.

(Translation of “grace” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ɡreis/

beauty of form or movement

The dancer’s movements were full of grace.

a sense of what is right

delicadeza, cortesía, gentileza, decoro, detalle
At least he had the grace to leave after his dreadful behaviour/behavior.

a short prayer of thanks for a meal

Father used to say grace at the beginning of each meal.

a delay allowed as a favour/favor

plazo, gracia
You should have paid me today, but I’ll give you a day’s grace.

the title of a duke, duchess or archbishop

Ilustrísima, Excelencia
Your/His Grace.


by the grace of God.
graceful adjective

having or showing beauty of form or movement

a graceful dancer.
gracefully adverb

She gracefully moved, without faltering in her movements.
gracefulness noun

gracious /-ʃəs/ adjective

kind or polite

cortés, educado
a gracious smile.

(of God) merciful.

graciously adverb

graciosamente; con misericordia; bondadosamente
She smiled graciously.
graciousness noun

bondad; amabilidad, cortesía
He accepted defeat with his customary graciousness.
with (a) good/bad grace


de buena/mala gana
She accepted his apology with good grace.

(Translation of “grace” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)