To better see all uses of the word
cordial
in
Babbitt
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
cordial -- as in: a cordial reception
Used In
Babbitt
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • He shouted "Morning!" to Sam Doppelbrau with more cordiality than he had intended.
  • He was received without cordiality.
  • Except that Vergil Gunch seemed less cordial, there were no visible effects of Babbitt’s treachery to the clan.
  • He had gone over and been cordial: "Why, hello, young Ed!

  • There are no more uses of "cordial" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • The countries share a long border and have cordial relations.
  • We had a cordial exchange of ideas.

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading