Genialness
Genialness Gen"ial*ness, n. The quality of being genial. [1913 Webster]

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  • genialness — See geniality. * * * …   Universalium

  • genialness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being pleasant and friendly: affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amenity, amiability, amiableness, congeniality, congen ialness, cordiality, cordialness, friendliness, geniality, pleasantness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • genialness — ge·nial·ness …   English syllables

  • genialness — əlnə̇s noun ( es) : the quality or state of being genial …   Useful english dictionary

  • genial — genial1 genially, adv. geniality /jee nee al i tee/, genialness, n. /jeen yeuhl, jee nee euhl/, adj. 1. warmly and pleasantly cheerful; cordial: a genial disposition; a genial host. 2. favorable for life, growth, or comfort; pleasantly warm;… …   Universalium

  • amenity — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A deSirable feature; often plural ] Syn. convenience, facility, comfort, creature comfort; see convenience 2 . 2. [Pleasantness] Syn. agreeableness, mildness, charity; see kindness 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. 1.… …   English dictionary for students

  • cordiality — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. affability, warmth, friendliness, graciousness; see courtesy 1 , friendship 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being pleasant and friendly: affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amenity, amiability,… …   English dictionary for students

  • friendliness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. cordiality, kindness, amiability, geniality; see friendship 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being pleasant and friendly: affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amenity, amiability, amiableness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • sociability — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. social intercourse, geniality, friendliness, affability; see cooperation 1 , friendship 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being pleasant and friendly: affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amenity,… …   English dictionary for students

  • warmth — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Fervor] Syn. fever, passion, feeling; see emotion . 2. [Affection] Syn. friendliness, kindness, sympathy; see affection 1 , friendship 2 . 3. [Heat] Syn. light, glow, warmness; see heat 1 , 5 , temperature . II (Roget s 3… …   English dictionary for students

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