graceful

  • 1 Graceful 4 — Studioalbum von The Grace Veröffentlichung Japan …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 2 graceful — graceful, gracious Both words are derived from Latin gratia meaning ‘the quality of being pleasing’, but their meanings are different. Graceful means ‘having or showing grace or elegance’ and is generally used of physical appearance and movement… …

    Modern English usage

  • 3 Graceful — Grace ful, a. Displaying grace or beauty in form or action; elegant; easy; agreeable in appearance; as, a graceful walk, deportment, speaker, air, act, speech. [1913 Webster] High o er the rest in arms the graceful Turnus rode. Dryden. {Grace… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 graceful — index diplomatic, elegant, eloquent Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 graceful — англ. [грэ/йсфул] gracieusement фр. [грасьёзма/н] gracieux [грасьё/] грациозно, изящно …

    Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • 6 graceful — mid 15c., full of grace, also pleasant, sweet, from GRACE (Cf. grace) + FUL (Cf. ful). Meaning with pleasing or attractive qualities is from 1580s. Related: Gracefully; gracefulness …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 graceful — [adj] agile, charming, lovely adroit, aesthetic, artistic, balletic, beautiful, becoming, comely, controlled, curvaceous, dainty, decorative, delicate, dexterous, easy, elastic, elegant, exquisite, fair, fine, flowing, handsome, harmonious,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 8 graceful — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having or showing grace or elegance. DERIVATIVES gracefully adverb gracefulness noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 graceful — [grās′fəl] adj. having grace, or beauty of form, composition, movement, or expression; elegant gracefully adv. gracefulness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 graceful — [[t]gre͟ɪsfʊl[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Someone or something that is graceful moves in a smooth and controlled way which is attractive to watch. His movements were so graceful they seemed effortless. ...graceful ballerinas. Ant: graceless Derived words …

    English dictionary

  • 11 graceful — grace|ful [ greısfəl ] adjective * 1. ) graceful movement is smooth and beautiful: She rose to her feet in one graceful movement. 2. ) a graceful shape or object is attractive: graceful Moorish architecture graceful arms and feet 3. ) showing… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 graceful */ — UK [ˈɡreɪsf(ə)l] / US [ˈɡreɪsfəl] adjective 1) a graceful shape or object is attractive graceful Moorish architecture graceful arms and feet 2) graceful movement is smooth and beautiful She rose to her feet in one graceful movement. 3) showing… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 Graceful 4 — Infobox Album Name = Graceful 4 Type = Album Artist = 天上智喜 Released = November 14, 2007 Recorded = 2005 2007 Genre = Pop Length = 52:05 Label = Rhythm Zone Last album = This album = Graceful 4 (2007) Next album = Misc = Extra album cover Upper… …

    Wikipedia

  • 14 graceful — grace|ful [ˈgreısfəl] adj 1.) moving in a smooth and attractive way, or having an attractive shape or form ▪ Her movements were graceful and elegant. ▪ The branches formed a graceful curve. 2.) behaving in a polite and pleasant way ▪ Her father… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 graceful — [ˈgreɪsf(ə)l] adj 1) a graceful shape or object is attractive 2) a graceful movement is smooth and beautiful 3) showing good manners and respect for other people She was extremely graceful in defeat.[/ex] gracefully adv …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 graceful — gracefully, adv. gracefulness, n. /grays feuhl/, adj. characterized by elegance or beauty of form, manner, movement, or speech; elegant: a graceful dancer; a graceful reply. [1375 1425; late ME; see GRACE, FUL] Syn. limber, lithe, lissome. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 17 graceful — adjective 1 moving in a smooth and attractive way, or having an attractive shape: a slim graceful figure 2 behaving in a polite and pleasant way: a graceful apology gracefully adverb: When I am no longer needed, I shall retire gracefully.… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 graceful — grace•ful [[t]ˈgreɪs fəl[/t]] adj. characterized by grace of form, manner, movement, or speech: a graceful dancer; a graceful reply[/ex] • Etymology: 1375–1425 grace′ful•ly, adv. grace′ful•ness, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 graceful — adjective /ˈɡɹejsfɵl/ Having or showing grace in movement, shape, or proportion. She is a graceful dancer. Ant: graceless, clumsy See Also: gra …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 graceful — adj. Graceful is used with these nouns: ↑arc, ↑arch, ↑curve, ↑exit, ↑finger, ↑motion, ↑move, ↑movement, ↑swan, ↑sweep …

    Collocations dictionary


We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.