He was grave and gay, affable and dignified, cruel and gentle, mean and generous, eager for fame yet not vain, impulsive and cautious, secretive and open.
He was affable to the point of familiarity, quick-witted like a true Gascon, good-hearted, indulgent, yet skilled in reading the character of those around him, and he could at times show himself severe and unyielding.
Her grandfather has always been the most affable man around.
The affable manager helped to ease the frustrations of the disappointed customer.
He was an affable boy with a crooked smile and dusting of freckles across his nose.
An affable man, he was one of the nicest political candidates the state had seen in some time.
Griffin shook her hand and gave her an affable smile.
The interviewer greeted her in the most affable manner and put her at ease.
Although usually affable, Alyssa was unapologetically persistent in her unpopular opinion.
Even in the midst of a rough week, Brianna never lost her affable personality.
His strongest weapons were the fine presence, the affable manners (even with citizens), and the love of pleasure and entertainments which secured his personal popularity.
Friendly and affable, Karen was the most liked person in the office.
In social intercourse the Egyptians observe many forms of salutation and much etiquette; they are very affable, and readily enter into conversation with strangers.
On succeeding to the throne in September 1824 the dignity of his address and his affable condescension won him a passing popularity.
Much was pardoned by the nation to one who gave them comparatively efficient and rather cheap government, and who was personally easy of access, affable and humorous.