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gracious

Synonyms of gracious in English:

adjective

  • 1 a gracious hostess
    tactful, diplomatic;
    kind, benevolent, considerate, thoughtful, obliging, accommodating, indulgent, magnanimous;
    friendly, amiable, cordial, hospitable
    [Antonyms] rude
  • 2 gracious colonial buildings
    elegant, stylish, tasteful, graceful;
    comfortable, luxurious, sumptuous, opulent, grand, high-class
    informal swanky, plush
    [Antonyms] shabby, crude
  • 3 God's gracious intervention
    forgiving, lenient, clement, forbearing, humane, tenderhearted, sympathetic;
    indulgent, generous, magnanimous, benign, benevolent
    [Antonyms] cruel
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