Definition of agreeable
1 : pleasing to the mind or senses especially as according well with one's tastes or needs an agreeable companion an agreeable change
2 : ready or willing to agree or consent was agreeable to the plan
3 : being in harmony : consonant
4 : able to be accepted : acceptable —used with to a plan that is agreeable to everyone
agreeabilityplay \-ˌgrē-ə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
agreeablenessplay \-ˈgrē-ə-bəl-nəs\ noun
agreeablyplay \-blē\ adverb
Examples of agreeable in a Sentence
He's a very agreeable young man.
Traffic is one of the less agreeable aspects of city life.
They spent an agreeable evening together.
I suggested that we leave early, and she seemed agreeable.
Recent Examples of agreeable from the Web
But the service is commensurate — assured, agreeable and far from stuffy.
Also, Illinois laws regarding animal skins and horns are agreeable.
There resides Hard Aces (who has eight wins, nine seconds and six thirds in 40 races), an agreeable dweller provided he is plied with a steady supply of peppermints.
Thierry has tried to understand why Tonkean macaques are so exceptionally agreeable.
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AGREEABLE Defined for English Language Learners
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
Definition of agreeable for Students
1 : pleasing to the mind or senses an agreeable taste
2 : willing to do, allow, or approve something She's agreeable to my idea.
3 : of a kind that can be accepted Is the schedule agreeable?
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