sociable
Adjective

sociable

  1. (of a person) Tending to socialize or be social
    He's normally pretty quiet, but he gets much more sociable around women.
    Synonyms: friendly, inviting, congenial
    • c. 1611, William Shakespeare, Cymbeline
      Society is no comfort to one not sociable.
  2. Offering opportunities for conversation; characterized by much conversation.
    a sociable party
  3. (archaic) Capable of being, or fit to be, united in one body or company; associable.
    • They are sociable parts united into one body.
  4. (obsolete) No longer hostile; friendly.
Antonyms Translations Noun

sociable (plural sociables)

  1. A sociable person.
  2. (historical) A four-wheeled open carriage with seats facing each other.
  3. A tricycle for two persons side by side.
  4. A couch with a curved S-shaped back.
  5. (US) An informal party or church meeting for purposes of socializing.



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