Origin of agreeable
Examples from the Web for agreeably
“Many seemed to be very greatly and most agreeably affected,” Edwards wrote.The Hellish Sermons of Jonathan Edwards, Malign Evangelist|Matthew Paul Turner|August 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My duty, rather, is to “decide cases ‘agreeably to the Constitution and laws of the United States.’ ”
“Yeah, I liked it,” he agreeably responded to an admirer who had just told him she “loved” the film.
Nor is it trashy junk (though at $14, it is agreeably cheap).
Lucy's pathetic tones, which were fast degenerating into sobs, were agreeably interrupted.Love Me Little, Love Me Long|Charles Reade
Agreeably to his usual practice, he had retired early to bed, leaving the household cares and duties to his helpmate.
Some travellers say the color is all lost, but I was agreeably surprised to find it well preserved.
I was agreeably surprised to find vehicles at the depot, waiting to carry passengers to the different hotels.Overland Tales|Josephine Clifford
If an agreeable object is presented to me, am I able not to be agreeably moved?Lectures on the true, the beautiful and the good|Victor Cousin
late 14c., "to one's liking," from Old French agreable (12c., Modern French agréable) "pleasing, in agreement, consenting, thankful," from agreer "to please" (see agree). Related: Agreeably.