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Definition of the noun affability

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noun - plural: affabilities

  1. a disposition to be friendly and approachable (easy to talk to)

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Google previewManners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians (2005)

by Edward William Lane

Affability is a general characteristic of the Egyptians of all classes. It is common for strangers, even in a shop, after mutual salutation, to enter into conversation with each other with as much freedom as if they were old acquaintances, and for ...

Google previewReality Stories of Medicine (2014)

Things About Patient Care You Don't Learn at School by Robert M. Gullberg

Affability is the second pillar of success. This adjective means basically to be likeable or friendly. That goes without saying. One can be the smartest practitioner around and available, but if one isn't kind to people, then forget about success.

Google previewA History of Ancient Philosophy III (1985)

Systems of the Hellenistic Age by Giovanni Reale

affability is the science of living blamelessly with our neighbors. The aim of all these virtues is to live according to nature. Each virtue through its own nature allows man to accomplish this. In fact man is furnished by ...

Google previewHistory of Ancient Philosophy III, A

Systems of the Hellenistic Age by Giovanni Reale

affability is the science of living blamelessly with our neighbors. The aim of all these virtues is to live according to nature. Each virtue through its own nature allows man to accomplish this. In fact man is furnished by ...

Google previewA Letter of Genteel and Moral Advice to a Young Lady (1746)

Being a System of Rules and Informations; ... By the Revd Mr. Wetenhall Wilkes, ... by Wetenhall Wilkes

Affability is a sweet Compostion of native Generosity, of Spirit, and polite Education. Plainness and Simplicity, are the Elements wherein it rejoices ; and Sincerity, is its Companion, as well as Humility. Complacency of Temper, stripped of ...

Google previewDay's Collacon: an Encyclopaedia of Prose Quotations (1884)

Consisting of Beautiful Thoughts, Choice Extracts and Sayings, of the Most Eminent Writers of All Nations, from the Earliest Ages to the Present Time, Together with a Comprehensive Biographical Index of Authors, and an Alphabetical List of Subjects Quoted

Affability is the sunshine of social life. Arnold. Men's minds are conciliated by a kind...

Affability is a happy quality which never fails to make its way into the good opinion and into the veiy heart. F. Atterbury. Such is the effect of refinement and ...

Google previewThe Oxford Magazine (1774)

Or, Universal Museum

propriety are joined with a desireof giv- Acquired affability is the accomplish- ing satisfaction, and contributing as ment ...

Google previewThe Galaxy (1869)

Affability is a ladder whereby one climbs to popularity; and, unless one has made the habit of it a second nature, unless one's success comes so tardily that one cannot throw off the means by which it is obtained, the natural reactionary impulse ...

Google previewMaster Thoughts of Master Minds in Poem, Prose and Pencil ... (1887)

To which is Added an Appendix of Biographical and Critical Notes

Affability: Affability is a real ornament—the most beautiful dress that man or woman can wear, and worth far more as a means of winning favor than the finest clothes and jewels ever were. It is incumbent on us as members of society to cultivate ...

Google previewFocloir Gaoidhilge-Sacs-bearla, or An Irish English dictionary [by T. de V. Coney]. (1849)

by Thomas de Vere Coneys

affability, ease, calmness, quietness, prosperity. So|fibeAcb,-&A, s. f. ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Ergonomics and Human Factors, Second Edition - 3 Volume Set (2006)

by Informa Healthcare, Waldemar Karwowski

The second perfection is called Affability because if we are endowed of it, it will assure us of acceptance and favor by other people and beings capable of feelings, thereby making them assist us in the performance of the above- mentioned ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

AFFABILITY— AFFECTIONATE. AFFECTIONATELY— AFFILIATE. Affability, af-fa -bil'e-te, ». (affiibilite', Fr.) Easiness of manners ; civility 1 condescension. Used commonly with respect to superiors. Affable, af fa-bl, a. (Frencli, from ajffabilh, Lat. ) ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)

by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)

AFFABILITY-AFFECTIONATE, AFFECTIONATELY-AFFILIATE. | | AFFABILITY, af- fa-bile-te, s. (affabilité, Fr.) Easi| ness of manners; civility; condescension. Used | commonly with respect to superiors. AFFABLE, affa-bl, a. (French, from affabilis ...

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Scrabble value of A1F4F4A1B3I1L1I1T1Y4

The value of this 10-letter word is 21 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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