Affable sentence example

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  • Her grandfather has always been the most affable man around.
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  • The affable manager helped to ease the frustrations of the disappointed customer.
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  • 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.
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  • Griffin shook her hand and gave her an affable smile.
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  • On succeeding to the throne in September 1824 the dignity of his address and his affable condescension won him a passing popularity.
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  • 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.
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  • In social intercourse the Egyptians observe many forms of salutation and much etiquette; they are very affable, and readily enter into conversation with strangers.
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  • The interviewer greeted her in the most affable manner and put her at ease.
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  • He was an affable boy with a crooked smile and dusting of freckles across his nose.
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  • 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.
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  • Friendly and affable, Karen was the most liked person in the office.
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  • An affable man, he was one of the nicest political candidates the state had seen in some time.
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  • Even in the midst of a rough week, Brianna never lost her affable personality.
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  • Although usually affable, Alyssa was unapologetically persistent in her unpopular opinion.
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  • There was certainly nothing I felt was in the least inflammatory - all was in a quite affable tone!
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  • The governor was a brisk little man, very simple and affable.
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  • affable fellow with.
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  • extremely handsome, he was a sturdy and valiant knight, affable, courteous, a brilliant talker and a facile poet.
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  • "Just, incorruptible, full of zeal and of love for his country, and at the same time learned, of rare eloquence, wise, affable, and humane," is the poet's verdict on Andrea Dandolo (Varior.
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  • affable chap, he showed us his on site recording studio and played us a few of his new songs.
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  • affable character, who listened to what you said and never lost his cool.
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  • 23), that is, they are humanized, and the Elohim beings (including the Satan) in the prologue belong to a popular story, the figure of Satan being used by the author to account for Job's, calamities; in Tobit the "affable" Raphael is a clever man of the world.
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  • In social intercourse the Egyptians observe many forms of salu tation and much etiquette; they are very affable, and readily enter into conversation with strangers.
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  • He was affable and easy of approach to all his subjects, with a pleasant address; nor does he seem to have been, like his wife, either cruel or revengeful.
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  • Mel Gibson soared to the A-list as an affable cinematic heavyweight with starring roles in Mad Max and Lethal Weapon, as well as directing and producing credits for Braveheart and The Passion of the Christ.
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  • Another great Sagittarius trait is their easy smile and affable nature.
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  • affable manner that instantly puts an interviewer at ease, almost like talking with an old friend.
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  • polished, affable, even charming."
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  • The Afghans, inured to bloodshed from childhood, are familiar with death, and audacious in attack, but easily discouraged by failure; excessively turbulent and unsubmissive to law or discipline; apparently frank and affable in manner, especially when they hope to gain some object, but capable of the grossest brutality when that hope ceases.
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  • affable guy at the opening.
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  • (2) "For,, though affable and generous, it was impossible to penetrate him: though unreserved in his manners his frankness was limited to the surface.
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  • I always found him a very affable, approachable fella.
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  • They are so open, and so affable, really.
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  • Page always looks on the bright side of life and audiences quickly relate to his genuinely affable nature with some serious cheekiness thrown in.
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  • A further low point was seeing the reliable and normally affable Herbie Williams sent off after exchanging punches with a Lincoln player.
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  • He was always affable, with a good Cockney humor; everyone liked him.
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  • In his Conversation he was affable (being not puffed by his Learning) and always communicative of anything he was Master of.
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  • Eventually an affable young vocalist called Cass Fox appeared in the spotlight, complete with a bare midriff and impossibly low-slung hipsters.
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  • They all manage the same kind of affable doofus routine, but he lacks their surfer bon homie and the good looks.
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  • prologuen Jeffreys has written a clever new prolog, which Jason Watkins delivers with affable slyness.
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  • The native disposition of the Tosks has been modified by intercourse with the Greeks and Vlachs; while the Gheg devotes his attention exclusively to fighting, robbery and pastoral pursuits, the Tosk occasionally occupies himself with commercial, industrial or agricultural employments; the Gheg is stern, morose and haughty, the Tosk lively, talkative and affable.
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  • affable man with a dry sense of humor who was in no sense old-fashioned in his views.
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