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Definition of Courtesied

Courtesied
Courtesy Courte"sy, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Courtesied (-s[i^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. Courtesying.] To make a respectful salutation or movement of respect; esp. (with reference to women), to bow the body slightly, with bending of the knes.

Meaning of Courtesied from wikipedia

- Courtesy (from the word courteis, from the 12th century) is gentle politeness and courtly manners. In the Middle Ages in Europe, the behaviour expected...
- A courtesy call is a call or visit made out of politeness. It is usually done between two parties of high position such as a government official to meet...
- A courtesy title is a title that does not have legal significance but rather is used through custom or courtesy, particularly, in the context of nobility...
- A courtesy telephone is a telephone located in airport terminals, large train stations, hotel lobbies, and other places where many travellers are expected...
- A courtesy title is a form of address in systems of nobility used for children, former wives and other close relatives of a peer, as well as certain officials...
- Senatorial courtesy is a long-standing, unwritten, unofficial, and nonbinding constitutional convention in the United States describing the tendency of...
- Military courtesy is one of the defining features of a professional military force. The courtesies form a strict and sometimes elaborate code of conduct...
- A courtesy book (also book of manners) was a didactic manual of knowledge for courtiers to handle matters of etiquette, socially acceptable behaviour,...
- A courtesy name (Chinese: 字; pinyin: zì; lit. 'character'), also known as a style name, is a name bestowed upon one at adulthood in addition to one's given...
- Courtesy tenure (or curtesy/courtesy of England) is the legal term denoting the life interest which a widower (i.e. former husband) may claim in the lands...