Polite

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Definition

polite: courteous, gallant, well-mannered, civil
adjective

Examples

  • "Whenever you talk to me, you're polite and courteous."
  • "First, make it clear in your invitation how smart the evening is going to be: 'smart', 'casual', 'smart-casual', etc. Second, it is not usually polite to ask your guests to bring anything to dinner."
  • "If they themselves are polite, they will offer."
  • "Subject: Polite request"
  • "Horatio : Well it's not very polite."
  • "Brian : Philip, be polite."
  • "Poorly-written application e-mail + inappropriate joke about alcoholism = polite rejection."
  • "When you finish your message with a polite 'Tanks', I want nothing more than to take you in my arms and explain to you that a 'tank' is in fact a machine of war, a heavily armored combat vehicle armed with a cannon!"
  • "I have ten years' experience in the customer service field, as well as management experience in a local telemarketing firm. The challenging environments in which I've worked have taught me to think on my feet, communicate clearly and always remain polite and professional while dealing with callers."
  • "Subject: RE: Polite request"

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