graciously graciously  /ˈɡreɪ ʃəs li/


  • (adv) in a gracious or graceful manner


  1. My wife graciously let me sleep, said I needed the rest.
  2. He graciously invited me out.
  3. The wife graciously bowed out; Rilke went off to Paris, where in 1905 he became private secretary to Sculptor Auguste Rodin.


  1. Donation expedites reopening of child care center

    YUKON, OK – Connecticut-based “Save the Children” has graciously donated more than $5,000 in age-appropriate toys and books so that...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Oklahoma's NewsChannel 4

  2. Oprah Winfrey Donates $12 Million to Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture

    Talk about your donations! Oprah Winfrey has graciously offered to give $12 million to the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture, officials announced...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: E! Online

  3. Emily Post Granddaughter Dishes Out Wedding Etiquette and Financial Tips

    If most of your summer weekends are blocked off for friends' weddings, and you're dreading rather than dreaming of the big day because of the financial toll, don't fret. There are ways to spend wisely so you can graciously celebrate the happy couple's big day in style while minimizing the financial pinch. Lizzie Post, great-great-granddaughter of Emily Post talked to Local 7 Lifestyles about ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: FOX 7 WTVW Evansville


  1. "I talked to the guys here at CNN and I told them I would like to end 'Larry King Live,' the nightly show, this fall and CNN has graciously accepted, to agree to giving me more time for my wife and I to get to the kids' little league games,"...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Larry King Source: ABC News

  2. In a statement tonight, Russell said: "I have apologised to Andrew Sachs for the rude messages I left on October 18th and he has graciously accepted. As I only do the radio show to make people laugh I've decided that given the subsequent coverage I...
    on Oct 29, 2008 By: Russell Brand Source: Metro

  3. "Tony listened to my advice graciously but ignored it completely by immediately accepting a new job as Middle East envoy for the Quartet," Clinton wrote.
    on May 3, 2007 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: (blog)

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