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eq·ua·ble

 (ĕk′wə-bəl, ē′kwə-)
adj.
1. Unvarying; steady: "In the equable equatorial zone there is no such struggle against the climate" (David Campbell).
2. Not easily disturbed; serene: an equable temper.

[Latin aequābilis, from aequāre, to make even, from aequus, even, level.]

eq′ua·bil′i·ty, eq′ua·ble·ness n.
eq′ua·bly adv.
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Adv.1.equably - in an equable manner; "he is an equably cheerful fellow"
Translations

equably

[ˈekwəblɪ] ADVsosegadamente, con ecuanimidad

equably

[ˈɛkwəbli] adv [respond, say] → calmement

equably

advausgeglichen; (= placidly)gleichmütig

equably

[ˈɛkwəblɪ] advtranquillamente
References in classic literature ?
As a result, these revenues were already quadrupled, and yet the burden was so much more equably distributed than before, that all the king- dom felt a sense of relief, and the praises of my ad- ministration were hearty and general.
He studied much, slept little, sustained a great deal of fatigue with ease, and was equably cheerful.
A little tinkle, as of cinders falling from a grate, replied; a movement--a fire was gently stirred; and the slight rustle of life continuing, a step paced equably backwards and forwards, backwards and forwards, in the apartment.
Well, let us go on to the other facts," continued Fisher, equably.
They were victorious at last and divided their conquests equably among their great patrician families.
In a happy compromise between her two states of existence, she had already become, with her workbasket before her, the equably vivacious companion with a slight judicious flavouring of information, when the Billickin announced herself.
Only the gas-jet above the table went on purring equably in the brooding silence of the parlour.
Judges, usually prominent landowners, would swear on the Bible to listen equably to the pleas of farmers anxious to pay a small fine for their return of their sheep.
These points should be clear and have apparent characteristics and distribute equably within the images.
Never mind that Brat, who speaks equably about making Washington work, seems to eschew Cruz's confrontational style.
I think we can all learn from each other," he says equably, with the amiable air of a negotiator offering a mutually-acceptable compromise.
3), Patrick O'Sullivan offers a heartfelt homage to peasant-led "Nowherean" communities in Aragon during the Spanish civil war, whose inhabitants strove to end rural illiteracy, introduce adult education, distribute food and shelter equably, create profit-free banking exchanges, and support popular resistance to Franco's fascist state.