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polite

adjective /pəˈlait/
having or showing good manners; courteous
educado
a polite child a polite apology.
politely adverb
educadamente
He politely opened the door for her.
politeness noun
educación
Translations of “polite”
in Korean 공손한, 예의바른…
in Arabic مُؤَدَّب…
in French poli…
in Italian educato, cortese…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有禮貌的, 斯文的,文雅的…
in Russian вежливый…
in Turkish kibar, nazik, terbiyeli…
in Polish uprzejmy, grzeczny…
in Portuguese educado, atencioso…
in German höflich…
in Catalan educat, atent, correcte…
in Japanese 礼儀正しい, 丁寧な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有礼貌的, 斯文的,文雅的…
(Definition of polite from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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