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  • as inagreeably
  • as incourteously
  • as inpolitely

synonyms for affably

  • affirmatively
  • amiably
  • amicably
  • appropriately
  • benevolently
  • charmingly
  • cheerfully
  • convivially
  • favorably
  • genially
  • good-humoredly
  • good-naturedly
  • graciously
  • happily
  • kindly
  • mutually
  • obligingly
  • peacefully
  • pleasingly
  • politely
  • satisfactorily
  • sympathetically
  • well
  • wonderfully
  • politely
  • obligingly
  • amiably
  • attentively
  • cordially
  • gently
  • graciously
  • kindly
  • respectfully
  • tactfully
  • courteously
  • agreeably
  • benignantly
  • charmingly
  • civilly
  • compassionately
  • concernedly
  • considerately
  • elegantly
  • gallantly
  • gracefully
  • ingratiatingly
  • kindheartedly
  • sociably
  • solicitously
  • urbanely
  • winningly

antonyms for affably

MOST RELEVANT
  • dissenting
  • unpleasantly
  • unwillingly
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      How to use affably in a sentence

      My sweet gal,” he said affably touching his cap, “is Capting Laidlaw within?
      THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
      Then he, Big Sid, was over dropping his left hand on that guard's arm, asking affably for the vice-president.
      HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
      "I regret very much that I have come too late to know any of my male relatives," he said, affably.
      ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
      Henry Burns smiled most affably, as though the squire had been his dearest friend and adviser.
      THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
      He stands grinning very affably but doesn't understand a word of English.
      ROUND THE WONDERFUL WORLDG. E. MITTON
      As for Jim, he grinned affably, and took another slice of his apple.
      THE CALICO CATCHARLES MINER THOMPSON
      Mrs. Lem bowed affably, and the three went out and closed the door.
      THE OPENED SHUTTERSCLARA LOUISE BURNHAM
      "And you were quite right, my dear M. Fourier," said the Comte affably.
      THE BRONZE EAGLEEMMUSKA ORCZY, BARONESS ORCZY
      "Monsieur le Lieutenant has guessed," the little man answered, turning affably to the Doctor.
      WANDERING HEATHSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
      Page thought him slightly cracked; but shook hands affably, and caught the next train for Denver.
      THE TERMS OF SURRENDERLOUIS TRACY
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