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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to the chin or median part of the lower jaw adj. - Diffusing warmth and friendliness; Agreeable, conducive to comfort.

Usage examples (36)
  • A very extended landscape, however genial, is also sober in its effect on the mind.
  • “You know,” he said to Eeyore, gearing up to his lecture in genial conversational tones.
  • Opening his eyes again he saw Davey Davidson standing by the bed, his expression genial, carrying a basket of I fruit.
  • There was a certain genial tenderness in this atmosphere that even in the hottest day of August the eastern coast never knows. for more
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