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genial -- as in: a genial personality
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • He received us in his quietly genial fashion, ordered fresh rashers and eggs, and joined us in a hearty meal.
  • He seemed quite enthusiastic and rubbed his hands together in the most genial fashion.
  • Henry Baker, I believe," said he, rising from his armchair and greeting his visitor with the easy air of geniality which he could so readily assume.

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  • She sent a genial messenger with a tough message.
  • a genial host

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