Student Thesaurus

One entry found for courtesy.
Entry Word: courtesy
Function: noun
Text: 1 an act of kind assistance <did me the courtesy of loaning me yesterday's notes> -- see FAVOR 1
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> -- see CIVILITY 1
3 speech or behavior that is a sign of good breeding <a woman who responded to every situation with courtesy and kindness> -- see POLITENESS