Synonyms for gracious

Synonyms for (adj) gracious

Synonyms: gracious

Definition: disposed to bestow favors

Usage: thanks to the gracious gods

Similar words: propitious

Definition: presenting favorable circumstances; likely to result in or show signs of success

Usage: propitious omens; propitious gales speeded us along; a propitious alignment of planets for space exploration

Synonyms: courteous, gracious, nice

Definition: exhibiting courtesy and politeness

Usage: a nice gesture

Similar words: polite

Definition: showing regard for others in manners, speech, behavior, etc.

Synonyms: gracious

Definition: characterized by charm, good taste, and generosity of spirit

Usage: gracious even to unexpected visitors; gracious living; he bears insult with gracious good humor

Similar words: graceful, elegant, refined

Definition: suggesting taste, ease, and wealth

Similar words: merciful

Definition: (used conventionally of royalty and high nobility) gracious

Usage: our merciful king

Synonyms: gracious, benignant

Definition: characterized by kindness and warm courtesy especially of a king to his subjects

Usage: our benignant king

Similar words: kind

Definition: having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature; used especially of persons and their behavior

Usage: kind to sick patients; a kind master; kind words showing understanding and sympathy; thanked her for her kind letter

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