Synonyms of gracious in English:

gracious


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See UK English definition of gracious

See Spanish definition of gentil

adjective

1‘she was ever the gracious hostess’

SYNONYMS
courteous, polite, civil, chivalrous, well mannered, decorous, gentlemanly, ladylike, civilized, tactful, diplomatic
kind, kindly, kind-hearted, warm-hearted, benevolent, considerate, thoughtful, obliging, accommodating, charitable, indulgent, magnanimous, beneficent, benign
friendly, pleasant, amiable, affable, cordial, hospitable
informal couth
British informal decent
dated mannerly
ANTONYMS

ungracious

2‘tree-lined avenues with gracious colonial buildings’

SYNONYMS
elegant, stylish, tasteful, graceful, comfortable, luxurious, sumptuous, opulent, grand, plush, high-class, exquisite, smart, sophisticated, fashionable, modish, chic
informal swanky
ANTONYMS

homely

3‘God’s gracious intervention’

SYNONYMS
merciful, forgiving, compassionate, kind, kindly, lenient, clement, pitying, forbearing, humane, mild, soft-hearted, tender-hearted, sympathetic
patient, humanitarian, liberal, easy-going, permissive, tolerant, indulgent, generous, magnanimous, beneficent, benign, benignant, benevolent
ANTONYMS

cruel