Definition of agreeable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//əˈɡriːəbl//
    ; NAmE NAmE//əˈɡriːəbl//
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  1. 1pleasant and easy to like We spent a most agreeable day together. He seemed extremely agreeable. opposite disagreeable
  2. 2[not before noun] agreeable (to something) willing to do something or allow something Do you think they will be agreeable to our proposal?
  3. 3agreeable (to somebody) able to be accepted by somebody The deal must be agreeable to both sides.
  4. Word Originlate Middle English: from Old French agreable, from agreer ‘make agreeable to’, based on Latin ad- ‘to’ + gratus ‘pleasing’. Extra examplesHe was perfectly agreeable to the idea. It all sounds very agreeable. It was a most agreeable evening. She did her best to make herself agreeable. We tried to negotiate a mutually agreeable solution.
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