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complaisance

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of complaisance

  1. a desire or disposition to please the complaisance of his girlfriend is such that she meekly goes along with everything he says Synonyms of complaisance amenability, amiability, good-naturedness Words Related to complaisance affability, amicability, amicableness, congeniality, cordiality, friendliness, geniality, sociability; agreeableness, graciousness, pleasantness; kindheartedness, kindliness, warmheartedness; acquiescence, compliance, docility, passivity, submissiveness Near Antonyms of complaisance disagreeableness, sullenness, surliness, ungraciousness; disobedience, intractability, recalcitrance


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