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Friendly

Synonyms for friendly:

Sense 1

extreme sport, noncompetitive, rapprochement, well-intentioned, the global village, supranational, olympic, multination, shuttle diplomacy, contact sport, well-meant, spectator sport, noble, hypercompetitive, intergovernmental, world order, preseason, the international community, international relations, transnational, well-meaning, public-spirited, zero-sum game.

Sense 2

friendship, nice, thoughtful, sweet, convincing, opprobrious, opposing, tribute, forthcoming, hardball, sporting, indecisive, inseparable, peewee, near, peaceable.

Sense 3

decisive, tough, hotly, friend.

Sense 4

devastating, pickup, competitive, Familiar, twin, multinational.

Sense 5

sport, game.

Sense 6

handsome.

Sense 7

thaw.

Sense 9

comfortable.

Sense 10

return, away.

Sense 11

exchange.

Sense 12

tight.

Sense 16

hot.

Sense 17

support.

adorable

lovable.

brotherly

fraternal.

easy going

mellow.

genial

homey.

good-natured

sweet-tempered.

innocuous

inoffensive.

intimate

thick.

kindly

humane.

thankful

appreciative.

unacquainted

unfamiliar.

unreserved

expansive.

accommodating (adjective)

generous, obliging, hospitable.

affectionate (adjective)

caring, warmhearted, warm, devoted.

agreeable (adjective)

assenting, empathetic, acquiescent, likable, congenial, pleasant, likeable, complaisant, amiable, agreeable, consensual, concordant, compatible, willing, conciliatory, understanding, Capitulating, harmonious, good-natured, co-operative.

amiable (adjective)

complaisant, pleasant, cozy, palsy-walsy, sweet-tempered, charming, good-natured, mellow, gracious, lovable, good-humored, cheerful.

appreciative (adjective)

admiring, understanding, pleased.

benign (adjective)

beneficent, congenial, benignant.

chatty (adjective)

garrulous, intimate, informal, gabby, spontaneous.

cheerful (adjective)

cheery, complaisant, bright, sparkling, agreeable, joyful, jolly, jaunty, buoyant, congenial, easygoing, lighthearted, affable, merry, happy, optimistic, pleased, spirited, cheerful, pleasant, genial, amiable, lively, cordial, glad, sunny, warm.

comfortable (adjective)

homey.

complaisant (adjective)

indulgent, accommodating.

convivial (adjective)

jolly, merry, hearty, happy, vivacious, lively, companionable.

decent (adjective)

thoughtful, courteous.

extroverted (adjective)

social.

friendly (adjective)

close, chummy, warmhearted, out-there, warmly, affectionate, amiable, intimate, bluff, empathic, nice, companionable, sociable, congenial, like-minded, neighborly, good-humored, attentive, amicable, simpatico, spontaneous, personal, generous, charming, welcoming, clubby.

good (adjective)

well-disposed.

homey (adjective)

folksy.

inoffensive (adjective)

peaceable.

intimate, companionable (adjective)

beneficial, auspicious, well-disposed, genial, kind, good, faithful, clubby, favorable, comradely, welcoming, affectionate, amiable, affable, sociable, cordial, amicable, kindly, tender, outgoing, thick, propitious, peaceful, peaceable, attentive, Familiar, convivial, buddy-buddy, neighborly, loving, chummy, close, conciliatory, fond, helpful, benign.

likable (adjective)

likeable.

loving (adjective)

amorous, faithful, admiring, intimate, endearing, passionate, loving, cherishing, affectionate, adoring, erotic, devoted, caring, sentimental, desirous, romantic, tender, infatuated, fond, worshipful.

sociable (adjective)

gregarious, gracious, garrulous, cordial, vivacious, chatty, amiable, gabby, amicable, courteous, convivial, folksy, neighborly, affable, congenial, hospitable, approachable, easygoing, sociable, outgoing, companionable, genial, hearty, talkative.

talkative (adjective)

expansive, chatty.

willing (adjective)

well-disposed to or toward.

sociably (adverb)

chattily, sociably, graciously, hospitably, vivaciously, courteously, garrulously, affably, genially, congenially, convivially, gregariously, amicably, companionably, talkatively, heartily, cordially, amiably.

sociably (adverb)

amiably, cordially, heartily, companionably, amicably, sociably, gregariously, garrulously, congenially, talkatively, genially, hospitably, graciously, vivaciously, chattily, neighborly, convivially, affably, courteously.

Sense 2 (noun)

helpful.

Sense 3 (noun)

return, zero-sum game, game, contact sport, extreme sport, support, away.

Sense 4 (noun)

convincing, tight, decisive, thick, Familiar, comfortable, handsome, hotly, hardball, hot, devastating, competitive.

Sense 5 (noun)

friend, international relations, the international community, intergovernmental, multinational, exchange, the global village, multination, friendship.

friendly (noun)

companionate, amiable, cozy, affable, intimate, cordial, neighbourly, hail-fellow-well-met, well-disposed, neighborly, chummy, matey, genial, social, couthie, palsy-walsy, comradely, pally, couthy, favorable, hail-fellow, informal.

helpful (noun)

beneficial.

Usage examples for friendly:

  • Mrs. Corey was so friendly! - "Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells", William Dean Howells.
  • She looked up at Bates with a friendly glance. - "The Monk of Hambleton", Armstrong Livingston.

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