An example of gracious is a host who takes good care of houseguests.
An example of gracious is the type of adult who listens patiently to a young child.
An example of gracious is what a grandmother would say when a beautiful cake was brought out for her birthday.
Origin of gracious
- Middle English from Old French gracieus from Latin grātiōsus from grātia good will grace
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition