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cor·dial

 (kôr′jəl)
adj.
1.
a. Warm and sincere; friendly: a cordial welcome; very cordial relations.
b. Polite and respectful; formally pleasant: "He shook my hand, but not warmly; he was cordial, but not amiable" (Oliver Sacks).
2. Strongly felt; fervent: a cordial abhorrence of waste.
3. Archaic Invigorating; stimulating. Used especially of a beverage.
n.
1. A liqueur.
2. An invigorating or medicinal drink; a tonic.

[Middle English, of the heart, from Medieval Latin cordiālis, from Latin cor, cord-, heart; see kerd- in Indo-European roots.]

cor·dial′i·ty (-jăl′ĭ-tē, -jē-ăl′-, -dē-ăl′-), cor′dial·ness n.
cor′dial·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.cordially - in a hearty mannercordially - in a hearty manner; "`Yes,' the children chorused heartily"; "We welcomed her warmly"
Translations
قَلبيّـا ، وُدِّيّـا
srdečně
hjerteligt
innilega
içtenliklesamimi bir şekilde

cordially

[ˈkɔːdɪəlɪ] ADVcordialmente, afectuosamente
I cordially detest himle odio cordialmente

cordially

[ˈkɔːrdiəli] adv [greet] → chaleureusement

cordially

advfreundlich, höflich; cordially yoursmit freundlichen Grüßen; they cordially dislike himer ist ihnen zutiefst unsympathisch

cordially

[ˈkɔːdɪəlɪ] advcordialmente

cordial

(ˈkorːdiəl) , ((American) ˈko:rdʒl) adjective
(of greetings etc) warm and affectionate. a cordial welcome.
noun
a refreshing drink. lime juice cordial.
ˌcordiˈality (-ˈӕ-) noun
ˈcordially adverb
References in classic literature ?
In the meantime, I cordially regret not having known the local music-seller in early life.
They were not welcomed home very cordially by their mother.
All that troubled him but little; and he gave a warm reception every evening to the wine of the royal vintage of Chaillot, without a suspicion that several flasks of that same wine (somewhat revised and corrected, it is true, by Doctor Coictier), cordially offered to Edward IV.
His greatest admirer could not have cordially justified his bringing his harpoon into breakfast with him, and using it there without ceremony; reaching over the table with it, to the imminent jeopardy of many heads, and grappling the beefsteaks towards him.
She and all the Rostov family welcomed him as an old friend, simply and cordially.
The name was thought by the friendly editor of the popular publication where they were serialized a main part of such inspiration as they might be conjectured to have, and was, as seldom happens with editor and author, cordially agreed upon before they were begun.
Resume your journey to Venice to-morrow; and when you take leave of Agnes, speak to her as cordially as if nothing had happened.
Wilson got out his Calendar, by request, and read a passage or two from it, which the twins praised quite cordially.
He said much of his earnest desire of their living in the most sociable terms with his family, and pressed them so cordially to dine at Barton Park every day till they were better settled at home, that, though his entreaties were carried to a point of perseverance beyond civility, they could not give offence.
He always began by shoving me into a chair before I had time to open my mouth, gave me cordially a large cigar, and in excellent English would start to talk everlastingly about the phenomenal severity of the weather.
They cordially hated them; but the impulses of their resentment were neutralized by their dread of the floating batteries, which lay with their fatal tubes ostentatiously pointed, not at fortifications and redoubts, but at a handful of bamboo sheds, sheltered in a grove of cocoanuts
We also felt it, for ten minutes afterward, our passions having died away, we shook hands cordially and agreed to call hansoms.