Origin of agreeable
OTHER WORDS FROM agreeablea·gree·a·ble·ness, a·gree·a·bil·i·ty [uh-gree-uh-bil-i-tee], /əˌgri əˈbɪl ɪ ti/, nouna·gree·a·bly, adverb
How to use agreeable in a sentence
“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
Through civility, we must learn to agree to disagree agreeably, even on the most controversial subjects.
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).
In the Method about to be given, the intellect is agreeably occupied, and thereby a Habit of Attention is promoted.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
I shall be agreeably disappointed if Ireland realizes a fair average harvest this year.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
If, however, I was agreeably surprised by my visit to the theatre, I experienced quite a contrary feeling on going to the Museum.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
Inside there was no longer a hint of Mrs. Barberry, even a dropped handkerchief agreeably scented.Hilda|Sarah Jeanette Duncan
Caplin, whom I had sent on before, met me at the town's end, and agreeably surprised me with the most favourable account.