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"affable" in British English

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affableadjective

uk   us   /ˈæf.ə.bəl/
affability
noun [U] uk   /ˌæf.əˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/  us   /-ə.t̬i/
affably
adverb uk   us   /-bli/
He ​greeted us affably.
(Definition of affable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"affable" in American English

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affableadjective

 us   /ˈæf·ə·bəl/
friendly, ​kind, ​relaxed, and ​easy to ​talk to: It’s hard not to like such an affable ​fellow.
(Definition of affable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “affable”
in Spanish afable…
in Vietnamese nhã nhặn…
in Malaysian ramah…
in Thai สุภาพ, อ่อนโยน…
in French affable…
in German umgänglich, nett…
in Chinese (Simplified) 和蔼可亲的, 友善的, 容易交谈的…
in Turkish güzel, hoş, cana yakın…
in Russian приветливый…
in Indonesian ramah…
in Chinese (Traditional) 和藹可親的, 友善的, 容易交談的…
in Polish przyjemny…
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