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Agreeable Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • to your own liking or feelings or nature; "Is the plan agreeable to you?"; "he''s an agreeable fellow"; "My idea of an agreeable person...is a person who agrees with me"- Disraeli; "an agreeable manner"
  • prepared to agree or consent; "agreeable to the plan"
  • suitable to your needs or similar to your nature; "a congenial atmosphere to work in"; "two congenial spirits united...by mutual confidence and reciprocal virtues"- T.L.Peacock
  • in keeping; "salaries agreeable with current trends"; "plans conformable with your wishes"; "expressed views concordant with his background"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Agreeable'


  • Agreeableness: Agreeableness is a personality trait manifesting itself in individual behavioral characteristics that are perceived as kind, sympathetic, cooperative
  • Agreeable Tiger Moth: The Agreeable Tiger Moth (Spilosoma congrua) is one of three species of white tiger moth which are common in the US. It has pronounced black eyes, white
  • The Agreeable Surprise: The Agreeable Surprise is a 1781 comic British play by John O'Keeffe. It was one of the most performed plays in London theatres in the last quarter of

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'Agreeable' example sentence in quotations


* Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms. - George Eliot

* And yet a little tumult, now and then, is an agreeable quickener of sensation such as a revolution, a battle, or an adventure of any lively description. - George Gordon Byron

* My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me. - Benjamin Disraeli


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Agreeable Sample Sentences in News


  • Even 'agreeable' employees snap under stress
    Affected by job stress, "agreeable and conscientious" workers may resist the tendency to engage in counter-productive work behaviour (CWB), but eventually they too give in, new research says. Read more on this news related to 'Agreeable'
  • George Washington's Thanksgiving proclamation up for grabs - for $8 million
    As this was George Washington making a personal request, many people honored it. “I must request the favor of you to have published and made known in your State in the way and manner that shall be most agreeable to yourself,” he wrote. Read more on this news related to 'Agreeable'
  • West Indies approach BCCI for 'mutually agreeable solution' on abandoned tour
    London, Nov.7 (ANI): The West Indies Cricket Board has asked the Board of Control for Cricket in India to work for a "mutually agreeable solution" over its demand for 26.2 million pounds as compensation for the former's decision to abandon its tour to India. Read more on this news related to 'Agreeable'

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