Pronunciation: (kOOth), [key] Facetious.
showing or having good manners or sophistication; smooth: Sending her flowers would be a very couth thing to do.
good manners; refinement: to be lacking in couth.
Pronunciation: (kOOth), [key]
—adj. Archaic. known or acquainted with.
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