agreeable


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a·gree·a·ble

 (ə-grē′ə-bəl)
adj.
1. To one's liking; pleasing: agreeable weather.
2. Suitable; conformable: a practice agreeable to the law.
3. Ready to consent or submit: I am agreeable to your plan.

a·gree′a·bil′i·ty, a·gree′a·ble·ness n.
a·gree′a·bly adv.

agreeable

(əˈɡrɪəbəl)
adj
1. pleasing; pleasant
2. prepared to consent
3. (foll by: to or with) in keeping; consistent: salaries agreeable with current trends.
4. (foll by to) to one's liking: he said the terms were not agreeable to him.
aˈgreeableness n
aˈgreeably adv

a•gree•a•ble

(əˈgri ə bəl)

adj.
1. to one's liking; pleasing: agreeable manners.
2. willing or ready to agree or consent: Are you agreeable to my plans?
3. suitable; conformable (usu. fol. by to): practice agreeable to theory.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Anglo-French]
a•gree`a•bil′i•ty, a•gree′a•ble•ness, n.
a•gree′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.agreeable - conforming 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"
disagreeable - not to your liking; "a disagreeable situation"
2.agreeable - in keepingagreeable - in keeping; "salaries agreeable with current trends"; "plans conformable with your wishes"; "expressed views concordant with his background"
consistent - (sometimes followed by `with') in agreement or consistent or reliable; "testimony consistent with the known facts"; "I have decided that the course of conduct which I am following is consistent with my sense of responsibility as president in time of war"- FDR
3.agreeable - prepared to agree or consentagreeable - prepared to agree or consent; "agreeable to the plan"
accordant - being in agreement or harmony; often followed by `with'; "a place perfectly accordant with man's nature"-Thomas Hardy

agreeable

adjective
1. pleasant, pleasing, satisfying, acceptable, delightful, enjoyable, gratifying, pleasurable, congenial, to your liking, to your taste, likable or likeable more agreeable and better paid occupations
pleasant offensive, unpleasant, horrid, displeasing, disagreeable, unlikable or unlikeable
2. pleasant, nice, friendly, sociable, affable, congenial, good-natured, likable or likeable I've gone out of my way to be agreeable to his friends
3. consenting, willing, agreeing, approving, sympathetic, complying, responsive, concurring, amenable, in accord, well-disposed, acquiescent She was agreeable to the project.
Quotations
"I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal" [Jane Austen]
"My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me" [Benjamin Disraeli Lothair]

agreeable

adjective
2. Pleasant and friendly in disposition:
4. Disposed to accept or agree:
Archaic: fain.
5. Ready to do favors for another:
Translations
مَرِيح، مُسْتَحْسَن
příjemný
behageligimødekommende
òægilegur, viîkunnanlegur
prijeten

agreeable

[əˈgriːəbl] ADJ
1. (= pleasing) [sensation, pastime, surprise] → agradable; [person] → agradable, simpático
it was agreeable having her in the officeera agradable tenerla en la oficina
she made a point of being agreeable to themse esforzó por ser agradable or simpática con ellos
2. (frm) (= acceptable) is that agreeable to you?¿está de acuerdo?, ¿está conforme?
a solution that would be agreeable to alluna solución satisfactoria para todos
3. (frm) (= willing) get your secretary to do it if she is agreeabledáselo a tu secretaria para que lo haga si a ella no le importa
she is agreeable to making the arrangementsno le importa encargarse de los preparativos

agreeable

[əˈgriːəbəl] adj
(= pleasant) → agréable
(= willing) → d'accord
to be agreeable to sth [person] → être d'accord avec qch
Are you agreeable to this? → Êtes-vous d'accord avec ceci?

agreeable

adj
(= pleasant)angenehm; decor, behaviournett
pred (= willing to agree)einverstanden; are you agreeable to that?, is that agreeable to you?sind Sie damit einverstanden?

agreeable

[əˈgriːəbl] adj (pleasing) → piacevole, gradevole; (willing) → disposto/a
to be agreeable to sth/to doing sth → essere ben disposto/a a qc/a fare qc
if you are agreeable → se sei d'accordo
are you agreeable to this? → è d'accordo con questo?

agree

(əˈgriː) past tense, past participle aˈgreed verb
1. (often with with) to think or say the same (as). I agreed with them that we should try again; The newspaper report does not agree with what he told us.
2. to say that one will do or allow something. He agreed to go; He agreed to our request.
3. (with with) to be good for (usually one's health). Cheese does not agree with me.
4. to be happy and friendly together. John and his wife don't agree.
aˈgreeable adjective
pleasant. She is a most agreeable person.
aˈgreeably adverb
aˈgreement noun
1. the state of agreeing. We are all in agreement.
2. a business, political etc arrangement, spoken or written. You have broken our agreement; We have signed an agreement.

agreeable

a. agradable, ameno-a, placentero-a, grato-a.
References in classic literature ?
The girls had never been called angel children before, and thought it very agreeable, especially Jo, who had been considered a `Sancho' ever since she was born.
Marek was always trying to be agreeable, poor fellow, as if he had it on his mind that he must make up for his deficiencies.
Their personality attracted her in an agreeable way.
After simpering in a small way, like one whose modesty prohibited a more open expression of his admiration of a witticism that was perfectly unintelligible to his hearers, he continued, "It is not prudent for any one of my profession to be too familiar with those he has to instruct; for which reason I follow not the line of the army; besides which, I conclude that a gentleman of your character has the best judgment in matters of wayfaring; I have, therefore, decided to join company, in order that the ride may be made agreeable, and partake of social communion.
In agreeable contrast, his brother, Maryland Joe, was attired in a thin fawn- colored summer overcoat, lightly worn open, so as to show the unstarched bosom of a white embroidered shirt, and a pair of nankeen trousers and pumps.
And that's rather remarkable in a Pyncheon; for, begging your pardon, Miss Hepzibah, they never had the name of being an easy and agreeable set of folks.
His gourmandism was a highly agreeable trait; and to hear him talk of roast meat was as appetizing as a pickle or an oyster.
That all this might not be too onerous on the purses of his rustic patrons, who are apt to considered the costs of schooling a grievous burden, and schoolmasters as mere drones he had various ways of rendering himself both useful and agreeable.
She was the most agreeable woman I've ever known in her position; she would have been worthy of any whatever.
Besides, they would exchange the whaling news, and have an agreeable chat.
The other children had ridden me about for nearly two hours, and then the boys thought it was their turn, and so it was, and I was quite agreeable.
Jurgis expressed himself as agreeable, and the other took him that afternoon (it was Saturday) to a place where city laborers were being paid off.