Definition of Graciousnesses
1. graciousness [n] - See also: graciousness
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Literary usage of Graciousnesses
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Cambridge History of English Literature by Adolphus William Ward, Alfred Rayney Waller (1910)
"The poems other than the Sonnets are either tentative essays or occasional "graciousnesses" for a special purpose; the Sonnets themselves have such an ..."
2. The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind by Herbert George Wells (1922)
"Amidst the tens of thousands of names of monarchs that crowd the columns of history, their majesties and graciousnesses and ..."
3. Mark Twain: The Personal and Literary Life of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine (1912)
"... whereas Bermuda's charms and graciousnesses were free and common and unrestricted—like the rain, you know, which falls upon the just and the unjust ..."
4. History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, called Frederick the Great: in ten vol by Thomas Carlyle (1864)
"... testified my - most submissive thankfulness for all Royal graciousnesses; took my place, and rolled away. ' On reaching Berlin, I went at once to the ..."
5. History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1864)
"... testified my ' most submissive thankfulness for all Royal graciousnesses; took my ' place, and rolled away. ' On reaching Berlin, I went at once to the ..."
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