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Polite behavior - synonyms or related words

courtesy

noun

polite behavior that shows respect for people in social situations

tact

noun

a careful way of speaking or behaving that avoids upsetting other people

chivalry

noun

polite and kind behavior by which men show respect to women

civilities

noun

formal polite behavior

graces

noun

kind, polite, and fair behavior

gentility

noun

a polite way of behaving, considered typical of people belonging to a high social class

decorum

noun

formal polite behavior

breeding

noun

old-fashioned polite behavior, especially behavior that is thought to be connected with the type of family that you come from

gallantry

noun

formalold-fashioned extremely polite and helpful treatment of a woman by a man

chivalry

noun

the qualities of being polite and honest and having honor that were expected of a knight (=a man trained to fight while riding a horse in the past)

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freshet

a rise in the level of a stream or river

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