affableness

noun
a disposition to be friendly and approachable (easy to talk to)
Syn: ↑affability, ↑amiability, ↑amiableness, ↑bonhomie, ↑geniality
Derivationally related forms: ↑genial (for: ↑geniality), ↑amiable (for: ↑amiableness), ↑amiable (for: ↑amiability), ↑affable, ↑affable (for: ↑affability)
Hypernyms: ↑friendliness

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Affableness — Af fa*ble*ness, n. Affability. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • affableness — noun The state or quality of being affable …   Wiktionary

  • affableness — n. affability, amicability, friendliness, cordiality …   English contemporary dictionary

  • affableness — af·fable·ness …   English syllables

  • affability — noun a disposition to be friendly and approachable (easy to talk to) • Syn: ↑affableness, ↑amiability, ↑amiableness, ↑bonhomie, ↑geniality • Derivationally related forms: ↑genial (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • amiability — noun 1. a cheerful and agreeable mood • Syn: ↑good humor, ↑good humour, ↑good temper • Ant: ↑ill humor (for: ↑good humor) • Derivationally related …   Useful english dictionary

  • amiableness — noun a disposition to be friendly and approachable (easy to talk to) • Syn: ↑affability, ↑affableness, ↑amiability, ↑bonhomie, ↑geniality • Derivationally related forms: ↑genial (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • geniality — noun a disposition to be friendly and approachable (easy to talk to) • Syn: ↑affability, ↑affableness, ↑amiability, ↑amiableness, ↑bonhomie • Derivationally related forms: ↑genial, ↑amiable ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • affable — affability, affableness, n. affably, adv. /af euh beuhl/, adj. 1. pleasantly easy to approach and to talk to; friendly; cordial; warmly polite: an affable and courteous gentleman. 2. showing warmth and friendliness; benign; pleasant: an affable… …   Universalium

  • amicabilities — n. friendliness; affableness …   English contemporary dictionary

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