HyperDic: sociable

English > 3 senses of the word sociable:
ADJECTIVEallsociableinclined to or conducive to companionship with others
allsociablefriendly and pleasant
NOUNgroupsociable, social, mixera party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity
sociable > pronunciation
Soundssow'shahbahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > sociable: 3 senses > adjective 1
MeaningInclined to or conducive to companionship with others.
Examples
  • "a sociable occasion"
  • "enjoyed a sociable chat"
  • "a sociable conversation"
  • "Americans are sociable and gregarious"
Attribute ofsociability, sociablenessThe relative tendency or disposition to be sociable or associate with one's fellows / fellows
Narrowerclubbable, clubableInclined to club together
clubbish, clubbyeffusively sociable
companionableSuggestive of companionship
convivial, good-timeOccupied with or fond of the pleasures of good company
extroverted, forthcoming, outgoingAt ease in talking to others
socialComposed of sociable people or formed for the purpose of sociability
See alsoextroversive, extraversivedirected outward
friendlycharacteristic of or befitting a friend
socialLiving together or enjoying / enjoying / enjoying / enjoying life in communities or organized groups
Oppositeunsociablenot inclined to society or companionship
Spanishsociable, social
Catalansociable
Nounssociability, sociablenessthe relative tendency or disposition to be sociable or associate with one's fellows / fellows
sociablea party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity
Adverbssociablyin a sociable manner
sociablyin a gregarious manner
English > sociable: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningfriendly and pleasant.
Example"a sociable gathering"
BroadercongenialSuitable to your needs
Spanishacogedor, amistoso, sociable
Catalansociable
Nounssociability, sociablenessthe relative tendency or disposition to be sociable or associate with one's fellows / fellows
English > sociable: 3 senses > noun 1, group
MeaningA party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity.
Synonymssocial, mixer
BroaderpartyA group of people gathered together for pleasure
Spanishsociable, social, tertulia, velada
Catalanreunió social, sociable, social, tertúlia, vetllada
Adjectivessociableinclined to or conducive to companionship with others

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