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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
As 4,000 troops occupied the building, the raucous scene was a far cry from the civility of lawmaking.
TROOPS LODGED IN THE CAPITOL IN 1861. IT WAS A WRECK WHEN THEY LEFT.MERYL KORNFIELD, FELICIA SONMEZJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Rather than accepting a race to the bottom that downgrades and divides us, we can together create a technology landscape that enables a race to the top—one that supports our interconnection, civility, and deep brilliance.
BIG TECH’S ATTENTION ECONOMY CAN BE REFORMED. HERE’S HOW.GIDEON LICHFIELDJANUARY 10, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
So it’s important to encourage people to have the patience, civility, and restraint to actually wait for the outcome of the election and to trust the process.
ELECTION 2020: COUNTING ON BUSINESS TO SEEK FAIR BALLOT COUNTSMATTHEWHEIMEROCTOBER 30, 2020FORTUNE
While this may seem like a reasonable statement for the sake of digital civility, it raised the eyebrows of many women, especially women of color, who have consistently been on the receiving end of Twitter death threats and worse for years.
THE GREATEST THREAT TO DEMOCRACY MIGHT NOT BE WHAT YOU EXPECTSHAAN MERCHANTOCTOBER 28, 2020OZY
Am I not in France—gay, delightful France—partaking of the kindness and civility of the country?
The same game of finesse was played at his own table; for there De Patinos had for some time assumed an air of civility.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
A courteous manner, and graceful offer of service are valued highly when offered, and the giver loses nothing by her civility.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Nothing could rouse him out of his tame civility, which had been taken more than once for obsequiousness.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
He omitted no opportunity of showing marked civility to Tallard.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
WORDS RELATED TO CIVILITY
- good behavior
- good breeding
- fine point
- good breeding
- good manners
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