courtesy collocations and examples

 UK /ˈkɜː(r)təsi/

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polite behaviour that shows respect

Adjectives frequently used with courtesy
normal or expected: common, normal, usualIn Japan removing your shoes before entering someone’s house is common courtesy.great: amazing, great, unfailing, utmostEvery member of the crew treated passengers with the utmost courtesy.
Other nouns/adjectives/verbs frequently used with courtesy
consideration, dignity, friendliness, helpfulness, kindness, politeness, professionalism, respect, tactHe was an unassuming man, noted for his kindness and courtesy.
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