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|part of speech:
||easygoing and pleasant in manner and conversation; friendly.
The wife was a sullen woman, but the husband was quite affable.
- agreeable, amiable, amicable, congenial, friendly, sociable
- antisocial, bad-tempered, crabby, crusty, disagreeable, reserved, unfriendly
- similar words:
- civil, companionable, cordial, easygoing, good-humored, kindly, neighborly, outgoing, pleasant
||gentle, gregarious, mellow, mild, social, sunny, warm
||affably (adv.), affability (n.)