OTHER WORDS FROM courtesyo·ver·cour·te·sy, nounun·cour·te·sy, noun, plural un·cour·te·sies.
How to use courtesy in a sentence
Newton escaped the world through nuttiness, Darwin through elaborate evasive courtesies and by farming out the politics to Huxley.
There are smiles, idle chit chat, and small courtesies evident as they enter and depart the courtroom.Jerry Sandusky Trial, Day Four: ‘Was Mrs. Sandusky Home?’|Diane Dimond|June 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Everyday Muslim courtesies must be followed, even as infidels are cut down.
This time when he was brought to the station in handcuffs there were no courtesies, no cups of chai.
Their new self-help book stresses the importance of small courtesies and gestures.
He was a gallant, the Colonel, full of little 33 courtesies which endeared him to the hearts of women.Those Dale Girls|Frank Weston Carruth
I cannot defend myself, but I would ask you to recognize ordinary courtesies.Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward
Never, never, never, extend to him the courtesies due to an equal.The Diamond Coterie|Lawrence L. Lynch
Dolorously the Currans paid her the last courtesies, waiting for the word which would end the famous search for her Horace.The Art of Disappearing|John Talbot Smith
Alexander willingly accepted the proffered honour, invited the ambassadors to his table, and showed them other courtesies.