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What is the synonym for politely?

almost any of the below, just add -ly to the end 1 a very polite girl well-mannered, civil, courteous, mannerly,respectful, deferential, well-behaved, well-bred, gentlemanly, ladylike,genteel, gracious, urbane; tactful, diplomatic. See word spectrum.antonym rude.2 polite society civilized, refined, cultured, sophisticated, genteel,courtly… Full Answer

What is a gentiel?

Gen*teel" (?), a. [F. gentil noble, pretty, graceful. See Gentle.] 1. Possessing or exhibiting the qualities popularly regarded as belonging to high birth and breeding; free from vulgarity, or lowness of taste or behavior; adapted to a refined or cultivated… Full Answer