companionable

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com·pan·ion·a·ble

 (kəm-păn′yə-nə-bəl)
adj.
1. Having the qualities of a good companion; friendly. See Synonyms at social.
2. Suggestive of or conducive to companionship: reading together in companionable silence.

com·pan′ion·a·ble·ness n.
com·pan′ion·a·bly adv.

companionable

(kəmˈpænjənəbəl)
adj
suited to be a companion; sociable
comˈpanionableness, comˌpanionaˈbility n
comˈpanionably adv

com•pan•ion•a•ble

(kəmˈpæn yə nə bəl)

adj.
possessing the qualities of a good companion; congenial.
[1350–1400]
com•pan`ion•a•bil′i•ty, com•pan′ion•a•ble•ness, n.
com•pan′ion•a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.companionable - suggestive of companionship; "a companionable pet"
sociable - inclined to or conducive to companionship with others; "a sociable occasion"; "enjoyed a sociable chat"; "a sociable conversation"; "Americans are sociable and gregarious"

companionable

adjective friendly, neighbourly, familiar, outgoing, cordial, sociable, genial, affable, congenial, gregarious, convivial They stood around the room chatting in small companionable groups.

companionable

adjective
1. Liking company:
Chiefly British: matey.
2. Spent, marked by, or enjoyed in the company of others:
Translations
أَنيس، حُلْو المُعْشَر، وَدود
vlídný
omgængelig
félagslyndur
arkadaşlığı hoşiyi dost olunabilen

companionable

[kəmˈpænjənəbl] ADJ [person] → sociable, amigable
they sat in companionable silenceestaban sentados en amigable silencio

companionable

[kəmˈpænjənəbəl] adj (= affable) [person] → de compagnie agréable

companionable

adjfreundlich

companionable

[kəmˈpænjənəbl] adj (person) → socievole, di compagnia
we sat in companionable silence → sedevamo tranquillamente in silenzio

companion

(kəmˈpӕnjən) noun
1. a person etc who accompanies another person as a friend etc. She was his constant companion in his childhood.
2. a helpful handbook on a particular subject. The Gardening Companion.
comˈpanionable adjective
pleasantly friendly.
comˈpanionship noun
state of being or of having companion(s). She enjoys the companionship of young people.