[ so-shuh-bil-i-tee ]
/ ˌsɒ ʃəˈbɪl ɪ ti /


the act or an instance of being sociable.
the quality, state, disposition, or inclination of being sociable.

Origin of sociability

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at sociable, -ity
Related formsnon·so·cia·bil·i·ty, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for sociability



late 15c., from Middle French sociabilite, from Latin sociabilis (see sociable).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper