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I'll take a dip myself, just to be companionable, and tomorrow morning we can get back to any size you like.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
I have forgotten a companionable cat who each morning takes her seat on the long leather settee beside me and shares my crescents.
THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
During the first days and nights of his mother's illness, they had talked, or sat in companionable silence, by the hour.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
The whole had a combination of companionable good humor, and instant aggression when necessary.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
During my absence it had pushed up higher and had spread its branches wider, but it was still the same companionable tree.
This was the young daughter of a soldier of the garrison, little Julia, nine years old, who was intelligent and companionable.
If only he had fallen in love with someone who might possibly make him happy, someone who was companionable and ambitious!
HAPPY HOUSEBETSEY RIDDLE, FREIFRAU VON HUTTEN ZUM STOLZENBERG
One might have become submissive and companionable with a virgin nature; to marry another woman's lover seemed ridiculous.
THE ART OF DISAPPEARINGJOHN TALBOT SMITH
The friends looked at him in the admiration and envy with which anglers welcome a pleasant, companionable sort of lie.
PLASHERS MEADCOMPTON MACKENZIE
Hl-te-ml-te-tz-te-nek-ee, ——, Sam Perryman; brother of the Chief above, and a jolly companionable man.

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longanimitynoun | [long-guh-nim-i-tee, lawng- ]SEE DEFINITION
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