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Synonyms for genialˈdʒin yəl, ˈdʒi ni əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. affable, amiable, cordial, genial(adj)

    diffusing warmth and friendliness

    good-humored, good-humoured, cordial, kind, amiable, affable, mental, genial

    inhospitable, unfriendly

  2. genial, mental(adj)

    of or relating to the chin or median part of the lower jaw

    kind, mental, genial, cordial, affable, amiable

    inhospitable, unfriendly

  3. kind, genial(adj)

    agreeable, conducive to comfort

    kind, tolerant, mental, genial, cordial, affable, amiable

    inhospitable, unfriendly

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. genial

    A person is comfortable in mind when contented and measurably satisfied. A little additional brightness makes him cheerful. He is comfortable in body when free from pain, quiet, at ease, at rest. He is comfortable in circumstances, or in comfortable circumstances, when things about him are generally agreeable and satisfactory, usually with the suggestion of sufficient means to secure that result.

    agreeable, at ease, at rest, cheerful, cheery, comfortable, commodious, contented, convenient, pleasant, satisfactory, satisfied, snug, well-off, well-provided, well-to-do

    cheerless, disagreeable, discontented, dissatisfied, distressed, dreary, forlorn, miserable, uncomfortable, wretched

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. genial(a.)

    fostering, cheering, enlivening, inspiriting, encouraging

  2. genial(a.)

    cordial, hearty

  3. genial(a.)

    cheerful, pleasant, merry, mirthful, jovial

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