—adv. (used as a polite addition to requests, commands, etc.) if you would be so obliging; kindly: Please come here. Will you please turn the radio off?
—v.t. 1. to act to the pleasure or satisfaction of: to please the public. 2. to be the pleasure or will of: May it please your Majesty.
—v.i. 1. to like, wish, or feel inclined: Go where you please. 2. to give pleasure or satisfaction; be agreeable: manners that please. 3. if you please, a. if it be your pleasure; if you like or prefer.
b. (used as an exclamation expressing astonishment, indignation, etc.): The missing letter was in his pocket, if you please!