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synonyms for courteously

  • politely
  • affably
  • obligingly
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How to use courteously in a sentence

In response, she received courteous acknowledgements of her messages but little else.
AS COVID-19 RAVAGED THIS IOWA CITY, OFFICIALS DISCOVERED MEATPACKING EXECUTIVES WERE THE ONES IN CHARGEBY MICHAEL GRABELL AND BERNICE YEUNGDECEMBER 21, 2020PROPUBLICA
The Gov.-General courteously proposed to send a large bodyguard to his consulate, but it was not necessary.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The general met them, listened courteously to their words of submission, then with a wave of the hand refused the keys.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
A policeman courteously notified us that the main street of the city would be closed three hours for a Sunday School parade.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
If a stranger offers you the same services, decline it positively, but courteously, at the same time thanking him.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
But he was past reason now, and he was not the man to brook haughtiness, however courteously it might be cloaked.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Musa had arisen also, and courteously thrust his right hand in his breast, where he murmured the farewell, "Peace be on you."
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
One guest asks permission to present his or her friend, the permission is courteously granted, and the thing is done.
SPANISH LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYL. HIGGIN AND EUGNE E. STREET
The present secretary has courteously sent a photograph of this picture, also of the flags, as an historical contribution.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
Arthur L. Reade, has courteously furnished details of this interesting inland club.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
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WORDS RELATED TO COURTEOUSLY

  • agreeably
  • amiably
  • approvingly
  • cordially
  • courteously
  • enthusiastically
  • fairly
  • generously
  • graciously
  • heartily
  • helpfully
  • positively
  • receptively
  • usefully
  • willingly
  • with approbation
  • with approval
  • without prejudice
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.