Meaning of “friendly” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˈfrendli/
Extra Examples
a friendly mannerWe left a tip because the waiter was so friendly.He gave me a friendly wink.He's very open and friendly.He made a clumsy attempt to be friendly.

A2 behaving in a pleasant, kind way towards someone:

a friendly face/smile
The other students have been very friendly to us.
→ Opposite unfriendly
be friendly with sb

to know and like someone:

Her brother is quite friendly with my brother.
friendliness noun [ U ]

(Definition of “friendly adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)