- friendly ► ADJECTIVE (friendlier, friendliest) 1) kind and pleasant; of or like a friend. 2) (in combination ) not harmful to a specified thing: environment-friendly. 3) favourable or serviceable. 4) Military of or allied with one's own forces.► NOUN (pl. friendlies) Brit. ▪ a game or match not forming part of a serious competition.DERIVATIVES friendlily adverb friendliness noun.
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Friendliness — Friend li*ness, n. The condition or quality of being friendly. Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
friendliness — index affinity (regard), benevolence (disposition to do good), comity, consideration (sympathetic regard), courtesy, informality, peace … Law dictionary
friendliness — [n] companionability affability, amiability, amity, benevolence, camaraderie, comity, comradery, congeniality, conviviality, cordiality, friendship, geniality, goodwill, kindliness, kindness, neighborliness, open arms*, sociability, warmth;… … New thesaurus
friendliness — n. friendliness to, towards * * * [ frendlɪnɪs] towards friendliness to … Combinatory dictionary
friendliness — noun her host s friendliness Syn: affability, amiability, geniality, congeniality, bonhomie, cordiality, good nature, good humor, warmth, affection, demonstrativeness, conviviality, joviality, companionability, sociability, gregariousness,… … Thesaurus of popular words
friendliness — noun see friendly I … New Collegiate Dictionary
friendliness — See friendlily. * * * … Universalium
friendliness — noun The quality of being friendly. Syn: affability, bonhomie, geniality, pleasantness … Wiktionary
friendliness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. cordiality, kindness, amiability, geniality; see friendship 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being pleasant and friendly: affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amenity, amiability, amiableness,… … English dictionary for students
friendliness — friendÂ·liÂ·ness || fren(d)lÉªnÉªs n. quality of being friendly; kindliness, amiability, helpfulness … English contemporary dictionary