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graces, plural;
  1. Do honor or credit to (someone or something) by one's presence
    • - she bowed out from the sport she has graced for two decades
  2. (of a person or thing) Be an attractive presence in or on; adorn
    • - Ms. Pasco has graced the front pages of magazines like Elle and Vogue
  1. Simple elegance or refinement of movement
    • - she moved through the water with effortless grace
  2. Courteous goodwill
    • - at least he has the grace to admit his debt to her
  3. An attractively polite manner of behaving
    • - she has all the social graces
  4. (in Christian belief) The free and unmerited favor of God, as manifested in the salvation of sinners and the bestowal of blessings

  5. A divinely given talent or blessing
    • - the graces of the Holy Spirit
  6. The condition or fact of being favored by someone
    • - he fell from grace because of drug use at the Olympics
  7. A period officially allowed for payment of a sum due or for compliance with a law or condition, esp. an extended period granted as a special favor
    • - another three days' grace
  8. A short prayer of thanks said before or after a meal
    • - before dinner the Reverend Newman said grace
  9. Used as forms of description or address for a duke, duchess, or archbishop
    • - His Grace, the Duke of Atholl

  1. (Christian theology) a state of sanctification by God; the state of one who is under such divine influence; "the conception of grace developed alongside the conception of sin"; "it was debated whether saving grace could be obtained outside the membership of the church"; "the Virgin lived in a ...
  2. decorate: make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
  3. deck: be beautiful to look at; "Flowers adorned the tables everywhere"
  4. elegance and beauty of movement or expression; "a beautiful figure which she used in subtle movements of unparalleled grace"
  5. seemliness: a sense of propriety and consideration for others; "a place where the company of others must be accepted with good grace"
  6. a disposition to kindness and compassion; "the victor's grace in treating the vanquished"
  7. Actual grace is, in Roman Catholic theology, a share in God's life. It is contrasted with sanctifying grace, which is a state of being that can be permanent, in that it consists only in a passing influence of God on the soul.
  8. "Grace" is a song by the Finnish cello metal band Apocalyptica, featuring Tomoyasu Hotei on guitar.
  9. Grace were a 1990s dance music act, consisting of DJs Paul Oakenfold and Steve Osborne and various singers, including jazz singer Dominique Atkins, and Patti Low.
  10. Grace, in comics, may refer to: * Grace Choi, a DC Comics character * Grace (Dark Horse Comics), a Dark Horse Comics superhero * Grace (Marvel Comics), a Marvel Comics character and member of the New Warriors * Grace Holloway, a Dr Who companion who has appeared in Doctor Who Monthly * Grace ...
  11. Grace was a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's Howard Line, which is now part of the Red Line. The station was located at Grace Street and Sheffield Avenue in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago. Grace was situated north of Addison and south of Sheridan. ...
  12. Grace Choi is a fictional character, a superhero, published by DC Comics. She first appeared in Outsiders vol. 3, #1 (August 2003), and was created by Judd Winick and Tom Raney.
  13. Elegant movement; poise or balance; Free and undeserved favour, especially of God. Unmerited divine assistance given to humans for their regeneration or sanctification; Divine assistance in resisting sin; Short prayer of thanks before or after a meal; An allowance of time granted for a ...
  14. A female given name
  15. (Graces) Three sister goddesses in Greek mythology
  16. (GRACES (CHARITIES Gk, GRATIAE Rmn)) The Graces were the beautiful divinities of joy and gratitude and were known to bring beauty to young girls. They were names Thalia (Prosperity), Aglaia (Splendor), and Euphrosyne (Joy). ...
  17. (Graces) the three daughters of Zeus and Eurynome; their names are Aglaia (Splendor), Euphrosyne (Festivity), and Thalia; they brought happiness to whomever they visited.
  18. Divine help given through the mercy of Jesus Christ. It is an enabling power that allows men and women to receive eternal life and exaltation after they have expended their own best efforts.
  19. Take to a level you can’t acheive on your own.
  20. refers to the free gift of God's salvation through Jesus Christ.
  21. Lot-et-Garonne, France, used to be the seat of an ancient statue of the Blessed Virgin which entered the town in a miraculous fashion. It was enshrined in a little chapel perched on the bridge that spans the river Lot. Hence its old name, Nostro Damo del cap del Pount. ...
  22. the gift of God inhering in the soul, by which men are enabled to perform righteous acts
  23. Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment
  24. Borrower/student has withdrawn, dropped to less than halftime or graduated from school, but repayment period has not yet begun.
  25. Actual Grace Explains the concept of actual grace, which is defined in the ...