Definition for grace

noun as in prayer

verb as in beautify, embellish

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For all the power, grace and technical skill demanded of elite gymnastics, the true measure of greatness is determined by fractions of a point awarded by a panel of judges.

In the opening of “Smoke,” Isaiah has put his little house in East Long Beach on the market, bid a painful farewell to the love of his life, an artist named Grace, and hit the road.

In the last chat, Grace said, “Porto isn’t very good this year.”

Hutchings nonetheless took a moment to ask for grace from frustrated parents, teachers and students.

He spread his grace on everything and every one he came in contact with.

But there is a big twist in this story that has left both Grace Castro and Lozoya frustrated and grasping for more answers.

That is a reality that still eats at Grace Castro and Yvonne Lozoya.

Twin girls, Greta and Grace, run around the floor in circles, wearing pink playsuits with tiny pink wings attached.

They made quiet plans together, saying that when they had a child together, they wanted a girl called Grace.

“Light trumps darkness, hope beats despair, grace wins over sin, love defeats hate, life conquers death,” the cardinal said.

Many of them were delicious in the role; one of them was the embodiment of every womanly grace and charm.

They ranged from moving trunks to cleaning cisterns, and, by grace of all of them, Sim was doing very well.

She was growing a little stout, but it did not seem to detract an iota from the grace of every step, pose, gesture.

May looked along at the dimpled grace, And then at the saint-like, fair old face, “How funny!”

See the ease and grace of the lady in the sacque, who sits on the bank there, under the myrtles, with the guitar on her lap!


On this page you'll find 210 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to grace, such as: agility, beauty, decency, decorum, dexterity, and dignity.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.