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Synonyms for courtesy
ˈkɜr tə si or, for 5 , ˈkɜrt si

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. courtesy(noun)

    a courteous or respectful or considerate act

    Synonyms:
    good manners

    Antonyms:
    rudeness, discourtesy

  2. courtesy(noun)

    a courteous or respectful or considerate remark

    Synonyms:
    good manners

    Antonyms:
    discourtesy, rudeness

  3. courtesy, good manners(noun)

    a courteous manner

    Synonyms:
    good manners

    Antonyms:
    rudeness, discourtesy

Wiktionary

  1. courtesy(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    free of charge

  2. courtesy(adjective)

    Given or done as a polite gesture.

    We paid a courtesy visit to the new neighbors.

    Synonyms:
    free of charge

  3. courtesy(adjective)

    Free of charge.

    The event planners offered courtesy tickets for the reporters.

    Synonyms:
    free of charge

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. courtesy(n)

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. courtesy(n.)

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

  2. courtesy(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    make a courtesy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. courtesy(n)

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

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. courtesy

    Synonyms:
    Professional courtesy, see there

How to pronounce courtesy?

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How to use courtesy in a sentence?

  1. Frank Ryan:

    Members should attempt to come to the floor within the 15-minute period as prescribed by the first ring of the bells, as a point of courtesy to each of your colleagues, voting within the allotted time would help with the maintenance of the institution.

  2. Jake Basden:

    Out of courtesy, I personally texted Taylor at 9:06 p.m, June 29 to inform her prior to the story breaking on the morning of June 30 so she could hear it directly from me, i truly doubt that she' woke up to the news when everyone else did.

  3. 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).

  4. The President:

    At a time when our politics are so polarized, at a time when norms and customs of political rhetoric and courtesy and comity are so often treated like they're disposable -- this is precisely the time when we should play it straight, because our Supreme Court really is unique. It's supposed to be above politics. It has to be. And it should stay that way.

  5. Host Seth Meyerspreviously saidthat:

    We’re all here at the courtesy of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.


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