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hospitable
used in Lonesome Dove

3 uses
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Definition
welcoming
in various senses, including:
  • inclined to treat guests well — as in "She is good-natured and hospitable."
  • favorable to life and growth — as in "The climate is hospitable to roses."
  • open to new ideas or change — as in "The organization is hospitable to new ideas."
  • The baldheaded man hospitably held the bottle out to the Captain.
    Chapters 9-10 (93% in)
  • The more she thought about it, the less hospitable she felt toward the man.
    Chapters 87-88 (42% in)
  • She was aware that she was being anything but hospitable, and that the man didn't understand what she said.
    Chapters 101-102 (14% in)

There are no more uses of "hospitable" in Lonesome Dove.

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