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  • 41polite literature — noun Belles lettres, ie poetry, essays, standard novels, etc, as distinguished from scientific treatises and the like • • • Main Entry: ↑polite …

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  • 42polite company — UK US noun [uncountable] polite society Thesaurus: people from an upper social classsynonym …

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  • 43polite conversation — phrase conversation that is made with someone because they are with you and not because you really want to talk to them Thesaurus: informal conversation about other people or unimportant thingssynonym Main entry: polite …

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  • 44polite act — index courtesy Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 45polite regard — index respect Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 46polite society — UK US noun [uncountable] often humorous used for talking about people of a high social class, usually suggesting that they pretend that things they consider to be unpleasant do not exist Thesaurus: people from an upper social classsynonym …

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  • 47polite, courteous — A polite person shows good manners toward others in his speech and actions; he is well bred and gracious. A polite individual avoids being rude as a result of training and because he is aware of the demands and requirements of civil manners. A… …

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  • 48Polite number — A polite number is a positive integer which can be written as the sum of two or more consecutive positive integers. Other positive integers are impolite.citation last = Adams | first = Ken date = March 1993 issue = 478 journal = The Mathematical… …

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  • 49Polite lie — A polite lie is a lie that a politeness standard requires, and which is usually known to be untrue by both parties. It is heavily dependent on culture if such lies are acceptable. A common polite lie in international etiquette is to decline… …

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  • 50polite society — noun a) The elite or upper crust of society. The members of polite society had become inbred in behavior, living by outdated rules and concerned with dusty glories and old feuds. b) That portion of society that is concerned with (or cares about)… …

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  • 51polite fiction — noun A social scenario in which all participants are aware of a truth, but pretend to believe in some alternative version of events to avoid conflict or embarrassment. Susan is only able to deal with the fact that her husband has sex with the man …

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  • 52polite company — po,lite company noun uncount POLITE SOCIETY …

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  • 53polite company — UK / US noun [uncountable] polite society …

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  • 54polite society — po,lite so ciety noun uncount OFTEN HUMOROUS used for talking about people of a high social class, usually suggesting that they pretend that things they consider to be unpleasant do not exist …

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  • 55polite service — courteous assistance …

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  • 56polite conversation — conversation that is made with someone because they are with you and not because you really want to talk to them …

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  • 57polite society — UK / US noun [uncountable] often humorous used for talking about people of a high social class, usually suggesting that they pretend that things they consider to be unpleasant do not exist …

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  • 58The Polite Society — is an organization that holds shooting events designed to test defensive skills with the handgun. This organization was formed primarily by Tom Givens of Memphis, Tennessee and Jim Higgenbotham of Kentucky, both of whom have military and law… …

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  • 59The Polite Force (band) — The Polite Force was a British progressive rock / jazz fusion musical group, active from 1976 to 1978 in the Canterbury scene.The band was formed by Mark Hewins (guitar), Max Metto (sax), Graham Flight (bass) and Vince Clarke (drums) after about… …

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  • 60Lloyd Harlin Polite Jr. — Lloyd Nom Lloyd Polite Jr. Naissance 3 janvier 1986 25 ans La Nouvelle Orléans  États Unis …

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