What is the meaning of courteous?

adjective

  • Exhibiting courtesy and politeness.
    • usage: "a nice gesture"
  • Characterized by courtesy and gracious good manners. "if a man be gracious and courteous to strangers it shows he is a citizen of the world-Francis Bacon
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