Synonyms and Antonyms of polite
- It's only polite to hold the door for the person behind you.
- such matters are never mentioned in polite conversation
Synonym Discussion of polite
- owed the questioner a civil reply
- if you can't be pleasant, at least be polite
- clerks who were unfailingly courteous to customers
- a gallant suitor of the old school
- a chivalrous display of duty
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