Definition of Pleasantries
polite remarks, usually made by people when they first meet to show they are friendly
Examples of Pleasantries in a sentence
1. As they passed through the streets, the women smiled and exchanged pleasantries with one another. 🔊
2. The serious men skipped the simple pleasantries and jumped straight into business discussions. 🔊
3. At our family reunion, cousins usually hug and exchange pleasantries with those they haven’t seen in many years. 🔊
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