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amiability

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  1. 1 the state or quality of having a pleasant or agreeable manner in socializing with others the waitress's amiability is what makes eating at the diner so much fun Synonyms of amiability affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amenity, amiableness, geniality, good-naturedness, good-temperedness, graciousness, niceness, personableness, pleasantness, sweetness Words Related to amiability amenability, complaisance, mellowness, sweetness and light; amicability, amicableness, amity, cordiality, empressement, friendliness, gemütlichkeit; benignity, gentleness, kindliness, kindness; cheerfulness, cheeriness, sunniness; civility, comity, considerateness, consideration, courteousness, courtesy, politeness, thoughtfulness; attractiveness, delightfulness, enjoyableness, likability, likableness, pleasingness Near Antonyms of amiability boorishness, discourtesy, impoliteness, incivility, rudeness, ungraciousness; biliousness, cantankerousness, churlishness, crankiness, fussiness, grouchiness, grumpiness, irascibility, irascibleness, irritability, peevishness, petulance, testiness; contentiousness, contrariness, orneriness, quarrelsomeness, querulousness; hostility, unfriendliness; sourness, vinegar Antonyms of amiability disagreeableness, unpleasantness

  2. 2 a desire or disposition to please we had expected our rich cousin to be pushy and snobby, so we were pleasantly surprised by her amiability Synonyms of amiability amenability, complaisance, good-naturednessWords Related to amiability affability, amicability, amicableness, congeniality, cordiality, friendliness, geniality, sociability; agreeableness, graciousness, pleasantness; kindheartedness, kindliness, warmheartedness; acquiescence, compliance, docility, passivity, submissivenessNear Antonyms of amiability disagreeableness, sullenness, surliness, ungraciousness; disobedience, intractability, recalcitrance


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