agreeableness
noun see agreeable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Agreeableness — is a tendency to be pleasant and accommodating in social situations. In contemporary personality psychology, agreeableness is one of the five major dimensions of personality structure, reflecting individual differences in concern for cooperation… …   Wikipedia

  • Agreeableness — A*gree a*ble*ness, n. 1. The quality of being agreeable or pleasing; that quality which gives satisfaction or moderate pleasure to the mind or senses. [1913 Webster] That author . . . has an agreeableness that charms us. Pope. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agreeableness — index amenability, amenity, benevolence (disposition to do good), comity, propriety (appropriateness) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …   Law dictionary

  • agreeableness — agreeable ► ADJECTIVE 1) pleasant. 2) willing to agree to something. 3) acceptable. DERIVATIVES agreeableness noun agreeably adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • agreeableness — noun 1. pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions a well trained staff saw to the agreeableness of our accommodations he discovered the amenities of reading at an early age • Syn: ↑amenity • Ant: ↑disagreeableness • Derivationally related… …   Useful english dictionary

  • agreeableness — See agreeability. * * * …   Universalium

  • agreeableness — noun a) The quality of being agreeable or pleasing; that quality which gives satisfaction or moderate pleasure to the mind or senses. b) The quality of being agreeable or suitable; suitableness or conformity; …   Wiktionary

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

  • agreeableness — a gree·a·ble·ness || nɪs n. pleasantness; friendliness, ease; suitability …   English contemporary dictionary

  • agreeableness — agree·a·ble·ness …   English syllables

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