Home > Dictionary > A-Z Xitsonga - English

Nsovo - Grace

Nsovo is a Xitsonga word meaning "Grace" in English. Item rated 5 by 10 people. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of grace
- Grace n
- (Bhristian theology) a state of sanctification by God; the state of one who 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 state of grace" [syn: {saving grace}, {state of grace}]
- Elegance and beauty of movement or expression [syn: {gracility}]
- A sense of propriety and consideration for others [syn: {seemliness}] [ant: {unseemliness}]
- A disposition to kindness and compassion; benign good will; "the victor's grace in treating the vanquished" [syn: {good will}, {goodwill}]
- (Greek mythology) one of three sisters who were the givers of beauty and charm; a favorite subject for sculptors
- A short prayer of thanks before a meal [syn: {blessing}, {thanksgiving}]
- (Christian theology) the free and unmerited favor or beneficence of God; "God's grace is manifested in the salvation of sinners"; "there but for the grace of God go I" [syn: {grace of God}, {free grace}] v
- Make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day" [syn: {decorate}, {adorn}, {ornament}, {embellish}, {beautify}]
- Be beautiful to look at; "Flowers adorned the tables everywhere" [syn: {deck}, {adorn}, {decorate}, {embellish}, {beautify}]
Item has never been edited.

Help improve quality
Main description
Email Address

Update will not reflect immediatly. We recommend you login