- 1 grace something to make something more attractive; to decorate something The table had once graced a governor's dining room. We sat at a small table graced with a vase of fresh flowers.
- 2 (usually ironic) to bring honor to someone or something; to be kind enough to attend or take part in something grace somebody/something She is one of the finest players ever to have graced the game. The occasion was graced by the presence of the President and First Lady. grace somebody/something with something Will you be gracing us with your presence tonight?
NAmE//ɡreɪs//(formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they grace
he / she / it graces
past simple graced
-ing form gracing