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Grace

Definition: The exercise of love, kindness, mercy, favor; disposition to
benefit or serve another; favor bestowed or privilege conferred.

Grace

Definition: The divine favor toward man; the mercy of God, as
distinguished from His justice; also, any benefits His mercy imparts;
divine love or pardon; a state of acceptance with God; enjoyment of the
divine favor.

Grace

Definition: The prerogative of mercy execised by the executive, as
pardon.

Grace

Definition: The same prerogative when exercised in the form of equitable
relief through chancery.

Grace

Definition: Fortune; luck; -- used commonly with hard or sorry when it
means misfortune.

Grace

Definition: Inherent excellence; any endowment or characteristic fitted
to win favor or confer pleasure or benefit.

Grace

Definition: Beauty, physical, intellectual, or moral; loveliness;
commonly, easy elegance of manners; perfection of form.

Grace

Definition: Graceful and beautiful females, sister goddesses,
represented by ancient writers as the attendants sometimes of Apollo
but oftener of Venus. They were commonly mentioned as three in number;
namely, Aglaia, Euphrosyne, and Thalia, and were regarded as the
inspirers of the qualities which give attractiveness to wisdom, love,
and social intercourse.

Grace

Definition: The title of a duke, a duchess, or an archbishop, and
formerly of the king of England.

Grace

Definition: Thanks.

Grace

Definition: A petition for grace; a blessing asked, or thanks rendered,
before or after a meal.

Grace

Definition: Ornamental notes or short passages, either introduced by the
performer, or indicated by the composer, in which case the notation
signs are called grace notes, appeggiaturas, turns, etc.

Grace

Definition: An act, vote, or decree of the government of the
institution; a degree or privilege conferred by such vote or decree.

Grace

Definition: A play designed to promote or display grace of motion. It
consists in throwing a small hoop from one player to another, by means
of two sticks in the hands of each. Called also grace hoop or hoops.

Grace

Definition: To adorn; to decorate; to embellish and dignify.

Grace

Definition: To dignify or raise by an act of favor; to honor.

Grace

Definition: To supply with heavenly grace.

Grace

Definition: To add grace notes, cadenzas, etc., to.