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Definitions of politely

  1. in a polite manner; "the policeman answered politely, `Now look here, lady...'" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. In a polite manner; with politeness. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. In a polite manner. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for politely

  1. He bowed politely to the young lady, but spoke roughly to the colonel and the rest of us. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. " Wish't you played 'five hundred, ' Mr. Fo'ster," she added politely – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris