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Stylish or elegant
Polite and well-mannered
well-bred or refined
{a} polite, civil, kind, elegant, graceful
marked by refinement in taste and manners; "cultivated speech"; "cultured Bostonians"; "cultured tastes"; "a genteel old lady"; "polite society"
{s} polite, well-mannered; gentlemanly, ladylike; elegant, refined; belonging to or characteristic of upper-class society; affected, pretentious
A genteel person is respectable and well-mannered, and comes or seems to come from a high social class. It was a place to which genteel families came in search of health and quiet. two maiden ladies with genteel manners and voices. common
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 taste; polite; well-bred; as, genteel company, manners, address
A genteel place or area is quiet and traditional, but may also be old-fashioned and dull. the genteel towns of Winchester and Chichester
Polite, well-mannered
Graceful in mien or form; elegant in appearance, dress, or manner; as, the lady has a genteel person
Not vulgar or rude
Suited to the position of lady or a gentleman; as, to live in a genteel allowance
{n} politeness, gracefulness
in a genteel manner, politely, in a refined manner
In a genteel manner
in a genteel manner; "the English lived genteelly in India
The quality of being genteel
{i} being refined, being well-bred; politeness
shabby genteel
{s} trying to keep up appearances of gentility; attempting to maintain dignity and self respect despite not having enough money
trying to maintain dignity and self respect despite shabbiness