lojbo jufsisku
Lojban sentence search

Total: 15 result(s)
gismu rafsi: lit x1 is polite/courteous/civil in matter x2 according to standard/custom x3. Also formal, ritual. See also ritli.
ko clite
Be nice.
e'o ko clite
Please be polite.
.i clite krosa'i
I bowed politely.
pluka ke clite pastu
Nice suit.
mi pu clite krosa'i
I bowed politely.
lo ponjo prenu cu clite
Japanese people in general are polite.
le prenu poi brito cu clite
The English are polite.
lujvo xe1=c1 is gracious to xe2 in matter xe3=c2. xendo, clite.
lujvo m1 is very/extremely polite/courteous/civil in matter c2 according to standard/custom c3. Cf. clite, mutce.
do pu na clite lo ka cusku lo se du'u le ctuca na drani
You wasn't polite in saying that the teacher isn't right.
le mamta cu ctuca le verba lo du'u lo nu cladu tavla na se clite
The mother taught the child that talking loud isn't polite.
lujvo c1 is rude in matter c2 according to standard/custom c3. Cf. clite, to'e, le'o, sezytoltro.
gismu rafsi: ri'i x1 is a rite/ceremony/ritual for purpose/goal x2, by custom/in community x3, with form/rules x4. [also: x1 is formal, Legal. x1 is 'going through the motions']; x4 constraints/customs; See also lijda, malsi, flalu, javni, tcaci, clite, junri.
fu'ivla x1 has enryo (Japanese term) in actions x2; x1 acts egoistically to retain their own freedom, prevent their own embarassment and at the same time acts altruistically by avoiding social involvement without hurting others; x1 socially restrains themselves under the pressure of group solidarity and conformity in order not to hurt other's feelings; x1 is polite See also clite, tarti, jikca, cnikansa, dai, sevzi, zukte