to one’s liking; pleasing:
agreeable manners; an agreeable sensation.
willing or ready to or consent:
are you agreeable to my plans for sat-rday?
suitable; conformable (usually followed by to):
practice agreeable to theory.
in kindergarten, agreeableness is indeed an -sset—and the extroverts are the good students.
the new child-testing craze po bronson, ashley merryman february 16, 2010
it is true, also, that thackeray approached “society” rather to satirize it than to set forth its agreeableness.
from chaucer to tennyson henry a. beers
he reveals every day some new trait of interest or agreeableness.
evenings at donaldson manor maria j. mcintosh
rosa moschàta, musk-scented, or white cl-ster, is an esteemed rose both for profusion of flower and agreeableness in fragrance.
the american flower garden directory thomas hibbert
there was a purposeful look behind his set smile of agreeableness.
the lady doc caroline lockhart
and so truth of speech is nothing but the agreeableness of our words to the things expressed; when we speak of them as they are.
a christian directory (volume 1 of 4) richard baxter
nothing could exceed the agreeableness of the life we led at tixall.
the greville memoirs charles c. f. greville
the dark shadows of bore bring out the lights of agreeableness, and i like to perceive a difference, even if i do not act upon it.
miss eden’s letters emily eden
no party was complete without her; and none vied with hers, in elegance and agreeableness.
alone marion harland
that may be; but where you find one handsomer face than his, you see a thousand dest-tute of its intelligence and agreeableness.
alone marion harland
prepared to consent
foll by to or with. in keeping; consistent: salaries agreeable with current trends
(foll by to) to one’s liking: he said the terms were not agreeable to him
late 14c., “to one’s liking,” from old french agreable (12c., modern french agréable) “pleasing, in agreement, consenting, thankful,” from agreer “to please” (see agree). related: agreeably.
to one’s liking; pleasing: agreeable manners; an agreeable sensation. willing or ready to or consent: are you agreeable to my plans for sat-rday? suitable; conformable (usually followed by to): practice agreeable to theory. contemporary examples my duty, rather, is to “decide cases ‘agreeably to the const-tution and laws of the united states.’ ” clarence thomas […]
to have the same views, emotions, etc.; harmonize in opinion or feeling (often followed by with): i don’t agree with you. to give consent; -ssent (often followed by to): he agreed to accompany the amb-ssador. do you agree to the conditions? to live in concord or without contention; get along together. to come to one […]
a degree awarded by a french university, based on a compet-tive examination given by the state and qualifying the recipient for the highest teaching positions in a lycée or for the rank of professor in a school of law or medicine. historical examples while there he obtained the degree of licencie-es-lettres, and this was followed […]
a degree awarded by a french university, based on a compet-tive examination given by the state and qualifying the recipient for the highest teaching positions in a lycée or for the rank of professor in a school of law or medicine.
music. (def 9). agréments, also, agrémens [a-grey-mahn] /a greɪˈmɑ̃/ (show ipa). agreeable qualities or circ-mstances. the official approval by a government of a proposed envoy from a foreign government. historical examples i want nothing in the world but what is honest, so make the agrement as you like, and i’ll bide by it. chambers’s edinburgh […]