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convivial
used in The Remains of the Day

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Definition
friendly and fun — especially (when of a person) fond of the pleasures of good company
  • I led Dr Meredith downstairs, showed him into the billiard room, then returned quickly to the smoking room where the atmosphere, if anything, had grown even more convivial.
    2m — Day 2 - Morning (99% in)
  • When a few minutes later I was called in to provide refreshments, the four gentlemen were discussing the relative merits of different sorts of sausage, and the atmosphere seemed on the surface at least quite convivial.
    4a — Day 4 - Afternoon (56% in)

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