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Congenial Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    congenial adj
  1. 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 [syn: agreeable] [ant: uncongenial]
  2. used of plants; capable of cross-fertilization or of being grafted
Congenial Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Congenial \Con*gen"ial\ (?; 106), a. [Pref. con- + genial.]
  1. Partaking of the same nature; allied by natural characteristics; kindred; sympathetic. Congenial souls! whose life one avarice joins. --Pope.
  2. Naturally adapted; suited to the disposition. ``Congenial clime.'' --C. J. Fox. To defame the excellence with which it has no sympathy . . . is its congenial work. --I. Taylor.
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* Truth must necessarily be stranger than fiction for fiction is the creation of the human mind and therefore congenial to it. - Gilbert Keith Chesterton


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