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Synonyms for COURTESY
ˈkɜr tə si or, for 5 , ˈkɜrt sicour·tesy

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  1. courtesyadjective

    Synonyms:
    free of charge

  2. courtesyadjective

    Given or done as a polite gesture.

    We paid a courtesy visit to the new neighbors.

    Synonyms:
    free of charge

  3. courtesyadjective

    Free of charge.

    The event planners offered courtesy tickets for the reporters.

    Synonyms:
    free of charge

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. courtesynoun

    Address is that indefinable something which enables a man to gain his object without seeming exertion or contest, and generally with the favor and approval of those with whom he deals. It is a general power to direct to the matter in hand whatever qualities are most needed for it at the moment. It includes adroitness and discretion to know what to do or say and what to avoid; ingenuity to devise; readiness to speak or act; the dexterity that comes of practise; and tact, which is the power of fine touch as applied to human character and feeling. Courtesy and politeness are indispensable elements of good address. Compare SPEECH.

    Synonyms:
    address, address, adroitness, dexterity, discretion, ingenuity, manners, politeness, readiness, tact

    Antonyms:
    awkwardness, boorishness, clownishness, clumsiness, fatuity, folly, ill manners, ill-breeding, rudeness, stupidity, unmannerliness, unwisdom

    Preposition:
    Address in dealing with opponents; the address of an accomplished intriguer; an address to the audience.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. courtesy

    Synonyms:
    politeness, urbanity, civility, affability, graciousness

    Antonyms:
    churlishness, rudeness, arrogance, ungraciousness, incivility

Princeton's WordNet

  1. courtesynoun

    a courteous or respectful or considerate act

    Synonyms:
    good manners

    Antonyms:
    rudeness, discourtesy

  2. courtesynoun

    a courteous or respectful or considerate remark

    Synonyms:
    good manners

    Antonyms:
    discourtesy, rudeness

  3. courtesy, good mannersnoun

    a courteous manner

    Synonyms:
    courtesy, good manners

    Antonyms:
    rudeness, discourtesy

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. courtesynoun

    Synonyms:
    politeness, courteousness, civility, urbanity, complaisance, affability, good-breeding, elegance of manners

  2. courtesyverb

    Synonyms:
    make a courtesy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. courtesynoun

    Synonyms:
    politeness, urbanity, civility, complaisance, favor, indulgence, curtsy

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. courtesy

    Synonyms:
    Professional courtesy, see there

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How to use COURTESY in a sentence?

  1. Noel Monk:

    Eddie was having a lot of problems at that time, after they got married, he had drank too much, he had done too much. They went from the church to the reception. It was a beautiful mansion with wonderful people, but I couldn’t find Eddie. I couldn’t find Valerie. So I went looking for them and found them in the bathroom upstairs… Valerie was soothing him. It was certainly understandable. It didn’t impact their marriage. It certainly didn’t dictate the way things might turned out.’ The marriage lasted for almost two decades until their divorce in 2007, but the band was crumbling much sooner than that. There were mountains of cocaine and ever-flowing booze involved, but Van Halen was also led by a flamboyant singer with a fearsome Jekyll and Hyde personality. David Lee Roth in London. (Courtesy of Noel Monk).

  2. Josh Earnest:

    I will however extend to Mr. Trump the courtesy he has not extended to the President and not use this opportunity to call into question the kind of private personal conversations he is having with his God.

  3. Johann von Goethe:

    There is a courtesy of the heart it is allied to love. From it springs the purest courtesy in the outward behavior.

  4. Alfred Lord Tennyson:

    The greater man the greater courtesy.

  5. President Trump:

    We’re all here at the courtesy of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, a string of three words that could not have been better designed to infuriate our president. The only name that would make him angrier would be the Hillary Mexico Salad Association.


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