Synonyms for amiable

Synonyms for (adjective) amiable

Synonyms: genial, cordial, affable, amiable

Definition: diffusing warmth and friendliness

Usage: an affable smile; an amiable gathering; cordial relations; a cordial greeting; a genial host

Similar words: friendly

Definition: characteristic of or befitting a friend

Usage: friendly advice; a friendly neighborhood; the only friendly person here; a friendly host and hostess


Synonyms: good-humored, good-humoured, amiable

Definition: disposed to please

Usage: an amiable villain with a cocky sidelong grin- Hal Hinson

Similar words: good-natured

Definition: having an easygoing and cheerful disposition

Usage: too good-natured to resent a little criticism; the good-natured policeman on our block; the sounds of good-natured play