gracious (adj.)
delightful, lovely, charming
Cor II.i.168.2[Coriolanus to Virgilia] My gracious silence, hail!
MA IV.i.106[Claudio to Hero] turn all beauty into thoughts of harm, / And never shall it more be gracious
MND IV.i.215[Bottom alone, of a ballad] to make it the more gracious
MV III.ii.76[Bassanio to himself] In law, what plea so tainted and corrupt, / But being seasoned with a gracious voice, / Obscures the show of evil?
TG III.i.356[Launce to Speed, of wealth] that word makes the faults gracious
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