Long taunted for his embonpoint, polite French for tubbiness, the affable pol used to garner dessert-inspired nicknames.
This affable gent will take you on a customized walk, hike, or boar hunt around town.
However, while providing the audiences with affable centerpiece figures, their effect on the proceedings has been insidious.
No wonder that this affable navy included zero Jewish-Israeli peaceniks, anti-Zionist as they may be.
Meet the store manager, the affable Jeremy Smith, who worked his way up from produce stocker over his 17-year career.
Seated in state, on a sort of daïs in the centre of the room, was a courteous and urbane personage of affable exterior.
She contorted her face into what she believed to be an affable smile.
The station-master was affable enough, gave him some bread and meat and a glass of milk, and refused any payment.
In this good-looking, affable young man she foresaw a valuable ally.
I was prepared for all this, and was most affable to the tormentor of a traveller's patience.