Definitions for graciousˈgreɪ ʃəs

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word gracious

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. gracious(adj)

    characterized by charm, good taste, and generosity of spirit

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

  2. benignant, gracious(adj)

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

    "our benignant king"

  3. courteous, gracious, nice(adj)

    exhibiting courtesy and politeness

    "a nice gesture"

  4. gracious(adj)

    disposed to bestow favors

    "thanks to the gracious gods"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. gracious(Adjective)

    kind and warmly courteous

  2. gracious(Adjective)

    tactful

  3. gracious(Adjective)

    compassionate

  4. gracious(Adjective)

    indulgent

  5. gracious(Adjective)

    charming and graceful

  6. gracious(Adjective)

    elegant and with good taste

  7. gracious(Interjection)

    expression of surprise, contempt, outrage, disgust, boredom, frustration.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Gracious(adj)

    abounding in grace or mercy; manifesting love,. or bestowing mercy; characterized by grace; beneficent; merciful; disposed to show kindness or favor; condescending; as, his most gracious majesty

  2. Gracious(adj)

    abounding in beauty, loveliness, or amiability; graceful; excellent

  3. Gracious(adj)

    produced by divine grace; influenced or controlled by the divine influence; as, gracious affections


Translations for gracious

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for gracious »

Translation

Find a translation for the gracious definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these gracious definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"gracious." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 27 Apr. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/gracious>.

Are we missing a good definition for gracious? Don't keep it to yourself...


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for gracious:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.