polite - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate polite

polite is hyphenated as po-lite

How to pronounce polite

polite is pronounced p ə´läɪt

Number of syllables in polite

The number of syllables in polite is 2

What part of speech in polite?

polite is an adjective

How common in the word polite?

polite is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does polite convey?

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Common collocations after 'polite'

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Common collocations before 'polite'

after, back, being, did, even, gave, just, know, look, made, man, only, smile, trying, very

Common collocations of 'polite'

after, any, back, being, did, even, face, gave, good, just, know, like, little, look, made, make, man, men, only, people, smile, still, though, thought, time, tried, trying, turn, very, way

Words with similar spelling to polite

iolite, oolite, pelite, podite, police, polity

List of anagrams of polite

Ploeti, piolet

Common Verb Collocations of polite

ask, be, can, consider, do, give, have, know, learn, make, mean, meet, mention, must, put, receive, say, seem, send, should, talk, teach, tell, thank, think, try, want, will, 're, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of polite

and, but, either, nor, or

Lists containing polite

Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to iolite
Words with similar spelling to oolite
Words with similar spelling to pelite
Words with similar spelling to podite
Words with similar spelling to police
Words with similar spelling to polity
Synonyms of 'accommodating'
Synonyms of 'affable'
Synonyms of 'agreeable'
Synonyms of 'amicable'
Synonyms of 'attentive'
Synonyms of 'ceremonious'
Synonyms of 'chivalrous'
Synonyms of 'civil'
Synonyms of 'complaisant'
Synonyms of 'considerate'
Synonyms of 'cordial'
Synonyms of 'courteous'
Synonyms of 'cultivate'
Synonyms of 'debonair'
Synonyms of 'decent'
Synonyms of 'decorous'
Synonyms of 'deferential'
Synonyms of 'diplomatic'
Synonyms of 'dutiful'
Synonyms of 'fair'
Common Adjective Collocations of applause
Common Adjective Collocations of attentions
Common Adjective Collocations of attentive
Common Adjective Collocations of apologizing
Common Adjective Collocations of bows
Common Adjective Collocations of bland
Common Adjective Collocations of conversation
Common Adjective Collocations of compliments
Common Adjective Collocations of duchess
Common Adjective Collocations of discreet
Common Adjective Collocations of dismissive
Common Adjective Collocations of elegant
Common Adjective Collocations of excuses
Common Adjective Collocations of engaging
Common Adjective Collocations of evasive
Common Adjective Collocations of euphemism
Common Adjective Collocations of frowned
Common Adjective Collocations of friendly
Common Adjective Collocations of forgiven
Common Adjective Collocations of formality
Common Adjective Collocations of formalities
Common Adjective Collocations of grimly
Common Adjective Collocations of greeting
Common Adjective Collocations of goodbye
Common Adjective Collocations of gentlemanly
Common Adjective Collocations of gendarme
Common Adjective Collocations of handshake
Common Adjective Collocations of homespun
Common Adjective Collocations of invitation
Common Adjective Collocations of incredulity
Common Adjective Collocations of icily
Common Adjective Collocations of impolite
Common Adjective Collocations of linger
Common Adjective Collocations of meaningless
Common Adjective Collocations of mannered
Common Adjective Collocations of nod
Common Adjective Collocations of niceties
Common Adjective Collocations of ominously
Common Adjective Collocations of obliging
Common Adjective Collocations of obsequious
Common Adjective Collocations of overrunning
Common Adjective Collocations of pillows
Common Adjective Collocations of pleasantly
Common Adjective Collocations of prim
Common Adjective Collocations of respectful
Common Adjective Collocations of rotted
Common Adjective Collocations of stare
Common Adjective Collocations of unimpressed
Common Adjective Collocations of uninterested
Common Adjective Collocations of unconvinced
Common Adjective Collocations of unobtrusive
Common Adjective Collocations of unhurried
Common Adjective Collocations of unassuming
Common Adjective Collocations of unpunished
Common Adjective Collocations of unsatisfying
Common Adjective Collocations of urbane
Common Adjective Collocations of usages
Common Adjective Collocations of unfailingly
Common Adjective Collocations of unmentionable
Common Adjective Collocations of unconcern
Common Adjective Collocations of unenthusiastic