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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.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.agreeably - in an enjoyable manneragreeably - in an enjoyable manner; "we spent a pleasantly lazy afternoon"
disagreeably - in a disagreeable manner; "`I took no harm from the journey, thank you,' she said disagreeably"
Translations
بِصُورَة مُرِيحَة، بِصُورَة مُلائِمَه
příjemně
behageligt
ánægjulega, viîkunnanlega
hoş bir şekildetatlılıkla

agreeably

[əˈgrɪəblɪ] ADV [chat, reply] → agradablemente
they were agreeably surprised to discover thatse llevaron una agradable sorpresa al descubrir que ...

agreeably

[əˈgriːəbli] adv (= pleasantly) → agréablement
to be agreeably surprised → être agréablement surpris(e)

agreeably

advangenehm; decoratednett; to be agreeably surprisedangenehm überrascht sein; she behaved agreeably for oncesie benahm sich ausnahmsweise nett

agreeably

[əˈgriːəblɪ] advpiacevolmente

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.
References in classic literature ?
When John came down at last, expecting to find a pensive or reproachful wife, he was agreeably surprised to find Meg placidly trimming a bonnet, and to be greeted with the request to read something about the election, if he was not too tired.
He has volunteered to guide us to the lake, by a path but little known, sooner than if we followed the tardy movements of the column; and, by consequence, more agreeably.
This state of things should have been to me a paradise of peace, accustomed as I was to a life of ceaseless reprimand and thankless fagging; but, in fact, my racked nerves were now in such a state that no calm could soothe, and no pleasure excite them agreeably.
Clare had nothing to tell Frank which Magdalen could not communicate to him much more agreeably -- the philosopher was not the less resolved on personally informing his son of the parental concession which rescued him from Chinese exile.
I was agreeably surprised to find that Littimer was not there, and that we were attended by a modest little parlour-maid, with blue ribbons in her cap, whose eye it was much more pleasant, and much less disconcerting, to catch by accident, than the eye of that respectable man.
My father thought you would get on more agreeably through to-morrow with me than with him, and might like to take a walk about London.
As the romance is imperfect, we are not acquainted how the discovery takes place; but it is probably much in the same manner as in other narratives turning on the same subject, where the host, apprehensive of death for having trespassed on the respect due to his Sovereign, while incognito, is agreeably surprised by receiving honours and reward.
I have passed many an afternoon very agreeably in these conversations.
And thus, without in appearance living otherwise than those who, with no other occupation than that of spending their lives agreeably and innocently, study to sever pleasure from vice, and who, that they may enjoy their leisure without ennui, have recourse to such pursuits as are honorable, I was nevertheless prosecuting my design, and making greater progress in the knowledge of truth, than I might, perhaps, have made had I been engaged in the perusal of books merely, or in holding converse with men of letters.
It shall, nevertheless, be conceded to them, agreeably to the interpretation given to that maxim in the course of these papers, that it is not violated by vesting the ultimate power of judging in a PART of the legislative body.
To my great surprise, Captain Nemo gave me the permission I asked for, and he gave it very agreeably, without even exacting from me a promise to return to the vessel; but flight across New Guinea might be very perilous, and I should not have counselled Ned Land to attempt it.
Since then," continued Aramis, "I have lived very agreeably.