in polite society/company

idiom

Definition of in polite society/company 

: with people who value good manners Certain words should not be used in polite society/company.

Learn More about in polite society/company

Share in polite society/company

Resources for in polite society/company

Statistics for in polite society/company

Look-up Popularity

Comments on in polite society/company

What made you want to look up in polite society/company? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to make faulty or ineffective

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Find the Cousins

  • a-large-tree-with-many-branches
  • Which pair shares a common word ancestor?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!