graciously
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (kindly)
a. gentilmente
Violet graciously allowed me to take her seat in the front row.Violeta me cedió gentilmente su asiento en la primera fila.
b. cortésmente
Nacho asked Mimi if she would do him the honor of the next dance, and she graciously accepted.Nacho le pidió a Mimi que le hiciera el honor de concederle el próximo baile y ella cortésmente aceptó.
2. (elegantly)
a. con elegancia
You have to learn how to accept defeat graciously, without showing any ill feeling.Tienes que aprender a aceptar la derrota con elegancia, sin guardar rencor.
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graciously
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (kindly)
a. amablemente, cortésmente
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graciously [ˈɡreɪʃəslɪ]
adverb
[+wave, smile] gentilmente; cortésmente; [+accept] gentilmente; [+live] con refinamiento
the player [accepted] defeat graciously
she has graciously consented to be my wife ha tenido la gentileza de aceptar mi propuesta de matrimonio; His Royal Highness has graciously consented to our proposal Su Alteza se ha dignado aceptar nuestra propuesta
until he conducts himself more graciously, though, neither his fellow professionals nor the spectators will warm to him
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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