Definition of gracious (adjective)
- characterized by charm, good taste, and generosity of spirit
- "gracious even to unexpected visitors"; "gracious living"; "he bears insult with gracious good humor"
- antonym: ungracious
- characterized by kindness and warm courtesy especially of a king to his subjects
- "our benignant king"
- synonyms: benignant
- exhibiting courtesy and politeness
- disposed to bestow favors
- "thanks to the gracious gods"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet