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courtesy

cour·te·sy

courtesy

 
 
pronunciation:
kuhr tih si
part of speech: noun
inflections: courtesies
definition 1: good manners or politeness.
She had the courtesy to open the door for her grandmother.
 
synonyms:
consideration, politeness, thoughtfulness
similar words:
manners, respect
definition 2: a kindness or favor.
We got a lower price on the new car by courtesy of the manager.
synonyms:
grace, kindness
similar words:
aid, assistance, favor, help