Examples of graceful in a Sentence
He has become a very graceful dancer.
the graceful movements of a ballerina
She was a graceful young woman with delicate features.
the long, graceful neck of a swan
His writing is clear and graceful.
There was no graceful way to say no to their offer.
Recent Examples of graceful from the Web
The magnetic field, now supplied by graceful hoops of wire encircling the blimp, weakens to a mere six times Earth's field as the field lines spread out.
Becoming the director of the National Economic Council gave Cohn a graceful exit from Goldman and allowed him to follow in the footsteps of two illustrious Goldman senior partners: Robert Rubin and Stephen Friedman.
In every image, the record-breaking athlete looks impossibly graceful, powerful, and beautiful.
If there exists a Platonic ideal of a bird egg, an ovum shaped most like all the others, it is not laid by a chicken but by a small warbler called the graceful prinia.
John Manzelli brings humor and compassion to the role of Charlotte’s awkward, conciliatory husband, Theodore, and as Sam and Judy Goldberg Peter Librach and Patti Gardner are a graceful and formidable pair.
The precarious stunt was made to look graceful by Wallenda, who used an iron mouth piece attached to a hoop for support in accordance with New York state law.
After an hour, Mrs. Farzan called down to her, her hands especially graceful on her front window frame.
In addition, the many graceful epitaphs are reminders of a more eloquent and devout age.
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GRACEFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of graceful for English Language Learners
: moving in a smooth and attractive way
: having a smooth and pleasing shape or style
: polite or kind
GRACEFUL Defined for Kids
Definition of graceful for Students
: showing grace or beauty in form or action graceful dancers
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