Meaning of NICETY in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ naɪsɪti ]

( niceties)

The niceties of a situation are its details, especially with regard to good manners or the appropriate behaviour for that situation.

By the end of term, girls will have learnt the niceties of dinner party conversation...

He wasted no time with social niceties.

N-COUNT : usu pl , oft the N of n , adj N

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