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English definition of “gracious”

gracious

adjective
 
 
/ˈɡreɪʃəs/
PLEASANT behaving in a pleasant, polite, calm way: He was gracious enough to thank me.Virtue and moral goodKind and thoughtful
COMFORTABLE comfortable and with a good appearance and quality: gracious homes/livingWealthiness and wealthy
Good/Goodness gracious! used to express polite surpriseInterjectionsSounds used as interjectionsExpressions of surprise
graciously adverb
(Definition of gracious from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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