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courtesies

noun
plural of courtesy

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1 an act of kind assistance
  • did me the courtesy of loaning me his jacket

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2 an act or utterance that is a customary show of good manners
  • the greeting "How are you?" is often intended as no more than a courtesy

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“Courtesies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/courtesies. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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