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affable
used in Black Like Me

2 uses
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Definition
good natured and sociable
  • The ticket-taker on the streetcar nodded affably when I paid my fare.
  • The policeman nodded affably to me and I knew then that I had successfully passed back into white society, that I was once more a first-class citizen, that all doors into cafes, rest rooms, libraries, movies, concerts, schools and churches were suddenly open to me.

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