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Definition of Agreeable


  1. Pleasing, either to the mind or senses; pleasant; grateful; as, agreeable manners or remarks; an agreeable person; fruit agreeable to the taste.
  2. Willing; ready to agree or consent.
  3. Agreeing or suitable; conformable; correspondent; concordant; adapted; -- followed by to, rarely by with.
  4. In pursuance, conformity, or accordance; -- in this sense used adverbially for agreeably; as, agreeable to the order of the day, the House took up the report.

Agreeable Quotations

Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.
Winston Churchill

It is more agreeable to have the power to give than to receive.
Winston Churchill

The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.
Winston Churchill

Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
George Eliot

Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.
Thomas Aquinas
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Agreeable Translations

agreeable in Afrikaans is heerlik, aangenaam, lekker
agreeable in Danish is behagelig
agreeable in Dutch is aangenaam, behaaglijk, genoeglijk
agreeable in German is angenehm
agreeable in Latin is facilis, iucundus, dulcis, acceptus
agreeable in Spanish is conforme, grato, agradable

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