Personable



[pur-suh-nuh-buh l] /ˈpɜr sə nə bəl/

adjective
1.
of pleasing appearance; handsome or comely; attractive.
2.
having an agreeable or pleasing ; affable; amiable; sociable.
/ˈpɜːsənəbəl/
adjective
1.
pleasant in appearance and personality
adj.

“pleasing in one’s person,” early 15c., from person + -able, or else from Middle French personable. Related: Personably.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Personably

    [pur-suh-nuh-buh l] /ˈpɜr sə nə bəl/ adjective 1. of pleasing appearance; handsome or comely; attractive. 2. having an agreeable or pleasing ; affable; amiable; sociable. /ˈpɜːsənəbəl/ adjective 1. pleasant in appearance and personality adj. “pleasing in one’s person,” early 15c., from person + -able, or else from Middle French personable. Related: Personably.

  • Personae

    [per-soh-nee] /pərˈsoʊ ni/ noun 1. a collection of poems (1926) by Ezra Pound. [per-soh-nuh] /pərˈsoʊ nə/ noun, plural personae [per-soh-nee] /pərˈsoʊ ni/ (Show IPA), personas. 1. a person. 2. personae, the characters in a play, novel, etc. 3. the narrator of or a character in a literary work, sometimes identified with the author. 4. (in […]



  • Personage

    [pur-suh-nij] /ˈpɜr sə nɪdʒ/ noun 1. a of distinction or importance. 2. any . 3. a character in a play, story, etc. /ˈpɜːsənɪdʒ/ noun 1. an important or distinguished person 2. another word for person (sense 1) a strange personage 3. (rare) a figure in literature, history, etc n. mid-15c., “body of a person” (with […]

  • Persona-grata

    [per-soh-nah grah-tah; English per-soh-nuh grah-tuh, grey-tuh, grat-uh] /pɛrˈsoʊ nɑ ˈgrɑ tɑ; English pərˈsoʊ nə ˈgrɑ tə, ˈgreɪ tə, ˈgræt ə/ noun, plural personae gratae [per-soh-nahy grah-tahy; English per-soh-nee grah-tee, grey-, grat-ee] /pɛrˈsoʊ naɪ ˈgrɑ taɪ; English pərˈsoʊ ni ˈgrɑ ti, ˈgreɪ-, ˈgræt i/ (Show IPA). Latin. 1. an acceptable person, especially a diplomatic representative acceptable […]



Disclaimer: Personable definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.