Usage examples for courtly

  1. His grave and handsome face, noble bearing and courtly grace of manner all proclaimed him king of men. – See America First by Orville O. Hiestand
  2. " All our neighbours will not be called upon, wife, to pay for Master Ned's support, to provide him with courtly garments, and enable him to maintain a position which will do credit to his royal mistress. – By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
  3. Hannah, Dr., Poems of Raleigh, Wotton, and other Courtly Poets. – A History of English Literature Elizabethan Literature by George Saintsbury