good-naturedness
noun see good-natured

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • good-naturedness — good na·tured·ness …   English syllables

  • good-naturedness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good temperedness, ↑good humoredness, ↑good humouredness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured, ↑good humoured (for: ↑go …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-naturedness — See good naturedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • good-naturedness — noun The quality of being good natured …   Wiktionary

  • good-natured — good naturedly, adv. good naturedness, n. /good nay cheuhrd/, adj. having or showing a pleasant, kindly disposition; amiable: a warm, good natured person. [1570 80] Syn. agreeable, willing, cheerful, equable. * * * …   Universalium

  • good-humoredness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good temperedness, ↑good humouredness, ↑good naturedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured (for: ↑good naturedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-humouredness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good temperedness, ↑good humoredness, ↑good naturedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured (for: ↑good naturedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-temperedness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good humoredness, ↑good humouredness, ↑good naturedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured (for: ↑good naturedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-natured — adjective naturally kind and helpful and not easily made angry good naturedly adverb good naturedness noun (U) goodness / gUdnis/ noun (U) 1 my goodness!/goodness (gracious) me! spoken used to when you are surprised or sometimes angry: My… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • good-natured — /ˈgʊd neɪtʃəd/ (say good naychuhd) adjective having or showing good nature or a pleasant or complaisant disposition or mood; good humoured. –good naturedly, adverb –good naturedness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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