agreeability

[ uh-gree-uh-buhl ]SEE DEFINITION OF agreeability
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Where have you buried yourself and all your agreeability these ages past?

Must I pay you compliments on your agreeability, Mr. Beecher?

You 'll be charmed with Withering, he has such a fund of agreeability.

I have endeavoured to show in what this agreeability consists.

The people were not, of course, themselves all marvels of agreeability.

The Marquis, giving all the praise of manners and agreeability to Vienna, sums up all in one prodigious yawn.

The latter puts forth all his agreeability for the delectation of a grander audience than he ever had at home.

Her colloquial excellence and her agreeability are established by the unanimous testimony of her cotemporaries.

Much of the agreeability is due to artificial conditions, but the climate man has not made nor marred.

She employed always an accomplished gentleman teacher, who added to the agreeability of her home circle.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "to one's liking," from Old French agreable (12c., Modern French agréable) "pleasing, in agreement, consenting, thankful," from agreer "to please" (see agree). Related: Agreeably.

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