in polite company
Definition of in polite company
: in formal settings : with people you do not know well It's not something you should talk about in polite company.
Word by Word Definitions
: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of advanced culture
: marked by refined cultural interests and pursuits especially in arts and belles lettres
: showing or characterized by correct social usage
: association with another : fellowship
: companions, associates
: visitors, guests
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