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congenial

con·gen·ial

congenial

 
pronunciation:
kn jin yl
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: suited to or compatible with one's tastes or character, and therefore pleasing.
It was good to be with congenial companions again.There was a congenial atmosphere in the pub.
synonyms:
compatible, pleasant
antonyms:
abhorrent, antipathetic, repugnant, uncongenial, unpleasant
similar words:
kindred, like-minded, pleasing, suitable, sympathetic
definition 2: having a pleasing, sociable personality.
Being congenial was important for him as a politician.
synonyms:
affable, agreeable, amiable, friendly, good-natured, pleasant, sociable
antonyms:
antipathetic, disagreeable, uncongenial
similar words:
amicable, companionable, cordial, genial, good, kind, liable, neighborly, outgoing, personable, pleasing
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derivations: congenially (adv.), congeniality (n.)