agreeable

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adjective agree·able \ə-ˈgrē-ə-bəl\

Definition of agreeable

  1. 1 :  pleasing to the mind or senses especially as according well with one's tastes or needs an agreeable companion an agreeable change

  2. 2 :  ready or willing to agree or consent was agreeable to the plan

  3. 3 :  being in harmony :  consonant

  4. 4 :  able to be accepted :  acceptable —used with to a plan that is agreeable to everyone

agreeability

play \-ˌgrē-ə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

agreeableness

play \-ˈgrē-ə-bəl-nəs\ noun

agreeably

play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of agreeable in a sentence

  1. He's a very agreeable young man.

  2. Traffic is one of the less agreeable aspects of city life.

  3. They spent an agreeable evening together.

  4. I suggested that we leave early, and she seemed agreeable.

Origin and Etymology of agreeable

see agree


First Known Use: 14th century


AGREEABLE Defined for English Language Learners

agreeable

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adjective agree·able \ə-ˈgrē-ə-bəl\

Definition of agreeable for English Language Learners

  • : pleasing to the mind or senses

  • : ready or willing to agree : willing to do or allow something

  • : able to be accepted


AGREEABLE Defined for Kids

agreeable

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adjective agree·able \ə-ˈgrē-ə-bəl\

Definition of agreeable for Students

  1. 1 :  pleasing to the mind or senses an agreeable taste

  2. 2 :  willing to do, allow, or approve something She's agreeable to my idea.

  3. 3 :  of a kind that can be accepted Is the schedule agreeable?

agreeably

\-blē\ adverb


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