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Synonyms

friendly

adjective

someone who is friendly is always pleasant and helpful towards other people

nice

adjective

friendly, kind, and pleasant

warm

adjective

kind and friendly in a way that makes other people feel comfortable

genuine

adjective

honest, friendly and sincere

pleasant

adjective

a pleasant person is friendly and behaves correctly in social situations

welcoming

adjective

friendly and pleasant, especially to someone who has just arrived at a place

amiable

adjective

friendly and pleasant

good-natured

adjective

kind and friendly, and not easily annoyed

bubbly

adjective

lively, happy, and friendly

warm-hearted

adjective

friendly, kind, and generous

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accessible

adjective

an accessible person is friendly and easy to talk to, even if they are in an important position

affable

adjective

friendly, relaxed, and easy to talk to

amicable

adjective

mainly journalism friendly and without arguments

approachable

adjective

someone who is approachable is friendly and easy to talk to

attentive

adjective

behaving in a way that shows you care about someone and are willing to help them

bluff

adjective

British used about the behaviour of such a person

bluff

adjective

British someone who is bluff has a very direct manner that might offend some people, but is friendly and happy and does not intend to upset anyone

brotherly

adjective

typical of the good feelings that a man or boy has for his brothers and sisters

buddy-buddy

adjective

informal very friendly, especially in a way that seems false or silly

charming

adjective

used about someone who behaves in a way people are attracted to

chatty

adjective

someone who is chatty enjoys talking a lot in a friendly way

clubbable

adjective

Britishold-fashioned friendly and good at talking to other people

collegial

adjective

formal relaxed, friendly and cooperative, as is typical among a group of close colleagues

companionable

adjective

friendly and with the qualities of a good friend who you spend a lot of time with

congenial

adjective

formal friendly and enjoying the company of others

convivial

adjective

friendly and making you feel welcome

cordial

adjective

formal friendly

cordially

adverb

formal used in formal invitations

cordially

adverb

formal in a cordial way

expansive

adjective

formal friendly, generous, or willing to talk

extrovert

adjective

confident, lively, and happy in social situations

friendly

adjective

used about people’s behaviour

friendly

adjective

used about places and situations

friendly

adjective

if you are friendly with someone, you are their friend

generous

adjective

kind, friendly, and helpful

genial

adjective

friendly and kind

good-humoured

adjective

friendly, happy, and not easily annoyed or upset

gregarious

adjective

a gregarious person enjoys being with other people

harmonious

adjective

friendly and peaceful

hearty

adjective

friendly and enthusiastic, sometimes in a slightly annoying way

informal

adjective

relaxed and friendly

jolly

adjective

friendly and cheerful

jovial

adjective

cheerful and friendly

likable

adjective

another spelling of likeable

likeable

adjective

pleasant, friendly, and easy to like

matey

adjective

Britishinformal friendly

neighborly

the American spelling of neighbourly

neighbourly

adjective

showing a helpful and friendly attitude towards people, especially neighbours

nice as pie

behaving in a very pleasant way towards someone, especially when this was not expected

nicely

adverb

in a polite or friendly way

on speaking terms

feeling friendly towards someone, not angry with them

outgoing

adjective

someone who is outgoing is friendly and enjoys meeting and talking to people

pally

adjective

informal old-fashioned friendly with someone

personal

adjective

used for describing something that is friendly and shows your personality

pleasant

adjective

used about people’s behaviour

simpatico

adjective

informal someone who is simpatico is nice and friendly

sociable

adjective

a sociable person is friendly and enjoys being with other people

social

adjective

a social person enjoys being with other people

spontaneous

adjective

used in a positive way about someone who often behaves in a natural and friendly way, without worrying about what they say or do

warmly

adverb

in a friendly way

well-disposed

adjective

tending to be friendly, helpful, or interested

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