cordialitynoun [ U ]uk /ˌkɔː.diˈæl.ə.ti/ us /ˌkɔːrˈdi.æl.ə.t̬i/ formal
Examples from literature
- Grace stopped and held out her hand with the frank cordiality which characterized her.
- He reported himself to General Stuart, who received him with great cordiality.
- The best way to avoid the world's coldness is by warming everybody you meet with your own cordiality.
- There was no cordiality in the greeting.
- We parted with great cordiality, and a week later I was back in Paris.