Day 2: What does grace mean?

According to the dictionary Grace means:

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Dictionary.com states the following:

elegance or beauty of form, manner, motion, or action:

We watched her skate with effortless grace across the ice.
2.

a pleasing or attractive quality or endowment:

He lacked the manly graces.
3.

favor or goodwill.

4.

a manifestation of favor, especially by a superior:

It was only through the dean’s grace that I wasn’t expelled fromschool.
5.

mercy; clemency; pardon:

He was saved by an act of grace from the governor.
Synonyms: lenity, leniency, reprieve.
Antonyms: harshness.
6.

favor shown in granting a delay or temporary immunity.
7.

an allowance of time after a debt or bill has become payable granted tothe debtor before suit can be brought against him or her or a penaltyapplied:

The life insurance premium is due today, but we have 31 days’ gracebefore the policy lapses.
Compare grace period.
From the above we can get the following 8 meanings of this one word:
1. a manifestation of favor, especially by a superior
2.mercy; clemency; pardon:
3.favor shown in granting a delay or temporary immunity.
4.Favor or good will
5 Grace is smoothness and elegance of movement.
6. Courteous good will
7. Bring honour and credit to.
8. A pleasing or attractive quality
 Looking forward to your comments.
What do you think about when you hear the word “grace”?

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