Synonyms & Antonyms : Genial





Genial



( Adjective )


He is under the
genial influence of good wine.

Synonyms:

Affable

Agreeable

Amiable

Cheerful

Cheery

Congenial

Convivial

Cordial

Easy – going

Enlivening

Friendly

Glad

Happy

Hearty

Jolly

Merry

Pleasant

Sunny

Warm

Contextual Examples:

He found her parents very
affable.

I found him most
agreeable at that moment.

Her parents seemed very
amiable.

You are looking very
cheerful today.

I think that this aspect of my job is particularly
congenial.

People very often take advantages of her because of her
easy going nature.

I am
glad to hear he is feeling better.

I won’t be happy until I know she is
happy.



Antonyms:

Cheerless

Coo

Discourteous

Frigid

Morose

Rude

Sardonic

Sullen

Unfriendly

Ungracious

Unpleasant

Contextual Examples :

It was
discourteous of you to arrive late daily.

Raja is a
morose. He always behaves rudely to elders.

It was
rude of them not to phone and say they would be late.

All my attempts to amuse the children were met with
sullen scowls.

He was distinctly
unfriendly towards me.




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