Civility is the second casualty of political debate.
She was now treated with every honour and civility, and finally established with her own court at St James's Palace.
With such huge and lumbering civility the country hands a chair to the city.
Nelson was received with formal civility by the Russian officers, with whom he exchanged visits.
He was of imposing presence and had great conversational powers; but his inflexible integrity was not sufficiently tempered by tact and civility to admit of his winning general popularity.
Why is civility so lacking in discussions about food, nutrition, and food policy?
Palgrave says little of the desert part of the journey or of its Bedouin inhabitants, but much of the fertility of the oases and of the civility of the townsmen; and like other travellers in Nejd he speaks with enthusiasm of its bright, exhilarating climate.
He steadily investigated the muniments of all the colleges, and in 1667 made his first journey to London, where he visited Dugdale, who introduced him into the Cottonian library, and Prynne showed him the same civility for the Tower records.
Avignon, at a distance from the party strife and somewhat parochial politics of the Italian commonwealths, impressed his mind with an ideal of civility raised far above provincial prejudices.
I will not say, ` the zeal of God's house has eaten him up '; but I am sure it has devoured some part of his good manners and civility" (Dryden, Works, ed.
He had a feeling that it was only out of condescension or a kind of civility that this device of placing a channel was employed.
Civility, and the name of Descartes was no longer proscribed.
But the conditions under which it could arise, casting from itself all foreign and feudal trammels, recognizing its true past in ancient Rome, and reconstructing a civility out of the ruins of those glorious memories, were now at last granted.
Civility isn't the right word but at least they're speaking with one another.