Complaisance (noun)

  1. A disposition or willingness to comply with the wishes of others.
  2. A tendency to be too willing to please or oblige others.


Derived from the french word "complaisant" meaning eager to please or obliging.


  1. The employee's complaisance was appreciated by the boss, who often asked for her help.
  2. The teacher's complaisance towards the students led to a relaxed and comfortable classroom environment.
  3. The politician's complaisance towards special interests groups led to accusations of corruption.
  4. The salesperson's complaisance towards customers led to a high volume of sales.
  5. The host's complaisance made guests feel welcomed and comfortable.
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