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affable
used in David Copperfield

4 uses
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Definition good natured and sociable
  • But he greatly relieved my mind by putting a chair for me at the table, and saying, very affably, 'Now, six-foot! come on!'
    Chapters 4-6 (51% in)
  • He looked like a young clergyman, in his white cravat, but he was very affable and good-humoured; and he showed me my place, and presented me to the masters, in a gentlemanly way that would have put me at my ease, if anything could.
    Chapters 16-18 (5% in)
  • 'Do I follow you?' said Mrs. Micawber, with her most affable air of business.
    Chapters 34-36 (93% in)
  • Instead of returning my 'Good morning' with his usual affability, he looked at me in a distant, ceremonious manner, and coldly requested me to accompany him to a certain coffee-house, which, in those days, had a door opening into the Commons, just within the little archway in St. Paul's Churchyard.
    Chapters 37-39 (24% in)

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