grace|ful [ `greısfəl ] adjective *
1. ) graceful movement is smooth and beautiful:
She rose to her feet in one graceful movement.
2. ) a graceful shape or object is attractive:
graceful Moorish architecture
graceful arms and feet
3. ) showing good manners and respect for other people:
She was extremely graceful in defeat.
a graceful refusal
╾ grace|ful|ly adverb
╾ grace|ful|ness noun uncount

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.