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so·cia·ble

 (sō′shə-bəl)
adj.
1. Fond of the company of others; gregarious: a sociable party guest.
2. Marked by or affording occasion for agreeable conversation and conviviality. See Synonyms at social.
n.
A social.

[French, from Latin sociābilis, from sociāre, to share, join, from socius, companion; see sekw- in Indo-European roots.]

so′cia·ble·ness n.
so′cia·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.sociably - in a gregarious manner
2.sociably - in a sociable manner; "sociably, the new neighbors invited everyone on the block for coffee"
unsociably - in an unsociable manner; "the new neighbors behave quite unsociably"
Translations
بِحُب للمُخالَطَه
společensky
á félagslyndan hátt
arkadaş canlısı olaraktatlı dille

sociably

[ˈsəʊʃəblɪ] ADVsociablemente
to live sociably togethervivir juntos amistosamente

sociably

adv sayfreundlich; he didn’t behave very sociablyer war nicht gerade umgänglich

sociably

[ˈsəʊʃəblɪ] adv (behave) → in modo socievole; (invite, say) → amichevolmente

sociable

(ˈsəuʃəbl) adjective
(negative unsociable) fond of the company of others; friendly. He's a cheerful, sociable man.
ˈsociably adverb
References in classic literature ?
It pleased him also to get on familiar terms with the big dogs that came about him, rubbing themselves sociably against his legs.
At such times, under an abated sun; afloat all day upon smooth, slow heaving swells; seated in his boat, light as a birch canoe; and so sociably mixing with the soft waves themselves, that like hearth-stone cats they purr against the gunwale; these are the times of dreamy quietude, when beholding the tranquil beauty and brilliancy of the ocean's skin, one forgets the tiger heart that pants beneath it; and would not willingly remember, that this velvet paw but conceals a remorseless fang.
From morning till night you saw her sitting on a low chair in the kitchen, surrounded by a Chinese cook and two or three native girls, giving her orders, chatting sociably with all and sundry, and tasting the savoury messes she devised.
Considering how sociably we had been sleeping together the night previous, and especially considering the affectionate arm I had found thrown over me upon waking in the morning, I thought this indifference of his very strange.
And here taking out what he said he had brought, the pair made their repast peaceably and sociably. But anxious to find quarters for the night, they with all despatch made an end of their poor dry fare, mounted at once, and made haste to reach some habitation before night set in; but daylight and the hope of succeeding in their object failed them close by the huts of some goatherds, so they determined to pass the night there, and it was as much to Sancho's discontent not to have reached a house, as it was to his master's satisfaction to sleep under the open heaven, for he fancied that each time this happened to him he performed an act of ownership that helped to prove his chivalry.
During this period, the passengers of the various ships used occasionally to go on shore, and mingle sociably together.
The noses of our horses projected sociably into the rear of the forward carriage, and as we toiled up the long hills our driver stood up and talked to his friend, and his friend stood up and talked back to him, with his rear to the scenery.
"You bet!" said the other, grinning sociably. "I never seen sech dumb hotness." He sprawled out luxuriously on the ground.
They all now jogged on very sociably and cheerily together.
We shall live very sociably together, I will be sworn."
He rarely drank sociably any more, but in his own room, by himself.
Alcohol became more and more imperative in order to meet people, in order to become sociably fit.