Pronunciation of Politely
/p_ə_l_ˈaɪ_t_l_ɪ/, /pəlˈa͡ɪtlɪ/, /pəlˈaɪtlɪ/
Antonyms for politely:
snootily, contemptuously, tactlessly, boorishly, un graciously, un-graciously, in-decently, dis respectfully, unabashedly, un-abashedly, brazenly, insolently, curtly, showing bad manners, dis courteously, uncivilly, indecorously, disrespectfully, uncouthly, un civilly, sassily, in decorously, coarsely, impolitely, crassly, un abashedly, indecently, in decently, vulgarly, bluntly, discourteously, un-civilly, dis-respectfully, dis-courteously, ungraciously, barbarously, rudely, in-decorously.
Usage examples for politely:
- " Perhaps you will some day," Milly replied politely. - "One Woman's Life", Robert Herrick.
- " I sent up my card to Mr and Mrs Stanhope, and was received almost as politely as the Colonel. - "Valerie", Frederick Marryat.
- " They look very hot," said John, politely. - "Poor Relations", Compton Mackenzie.