[ uh-gree-uh-buhl ]
/ əˈgri ə bəl /


to one's liking; pleasing: agreeable manners; an agreeable sensation.
willing or ready to agree or consent: Are you agreeable to my plans for Saturday?
suitable; conformable (usually followed by to): practice agreeable to theory.

Origin of agreeable

1350–1400; Middle English agreable < Anglo-French. See agree, -able

Related forms

a·gree·a·bil·i·ty, a·gree·a·ble·ness, nouna·gree·a·bly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for agreeableness


/ (əˈɡrɪəbəl) /


pleasing; pleasant
prepared to consent
(foll by to or with) in keeping; consistentsalaries agreeable with current trends
(foll by to) to one's likinghe said the terms were not agreeable to him

Derived Forms

agreeableness, nounagreeably, adverb
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