HyperDic: congenial

English > 2 senses of the word congenial:
ADJECTIVEallcongenialsuitable to your needs
allcongenial(used of plants) capable of cross-fertilization or of being grafted
congenial > pronunciation
Soundskahnjhiy'nyahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > congenial: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningSuitable to your needs.
Examples
  • "a congenial atmosphere to work in"
  • "two congenial spirits united...by mutual confidence and reciprocal virtues"- T.L.Peacock
Narrowersociablefriendly and pleasant
See alsocompatibleable to exist and perform in harmonious or agreeable combination
friendlycharacteristic of or befitting a friend
sympatheticExpressing or feeling or resulting from sympathy / sympathy or compassion or friendly fellow feelings
Oppositeuncongenial, incompatiblenot suitable to your tastes or needs
Spanishagradable
Nounscongenialness, congenialitycompatibility between persons
Adverbscongeniallyin a congenial manner
English > congenial: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaning(used of plants) capable of cross-fertilization or of being grafted.
Broadercompatibleable to exist and perform in harmonious or agreeable combination

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