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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.
They were victorious at last and divided their conquests equably among their great patrician families.
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.
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.
Well, let us go on to the other facts," continued Fisher, equably.
We have techniques for that," he replies equably, and tells me about "the switch from Mr Nice Guy to Mr Not-Nice Guy" -- the switch that unlocks one's inner "predator" and exists in all of us, however mild-mannered.
The book also contains a perceptive foreword written by Dr Rowan Williams which rightly emphasizes the courtesy with which Gallaher has sought to deal equably with these three great thinkers from three different ecclesiastical and theological Christian traditions.
There was no statistically significant difference between the two groups in terms of operative time or intraoperative complications, thus both the methods were found to be equably feasible technically by the surgeon.
More equably, Darwin Turner points out that all Hayden had done was to "stubbornly [fight] back for the very right that Black cultural nationalists were demanding for Black people: the right to define himself and to resist any definition thrust upon him by others" (2001, 93).
In practice, many LTAs suffer from benign neglect: no matter how equably they start out, they soon start to fray.