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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·gree·a·ble·ness, n.
 1. The quality of being agreeable or pleasing; that quality which gives satisfaction or moderate pleasure to the mind or senses.
    That author . . . has an agreeableness that charms us.   --Pope.
 2. The quality of being agreeable or suitable; suitableness or conformity; consistency.
    The agreeableness of virtuous actions to human nature.   --Pearce.
 3. Resemblance; concordance; harmony; -- with to or between. [Obs.]
    The agreeableness between man and the other parts of the universe.   --Grew.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions; "a well
           trained staff saw to the agreeableness of our
           accommodations"; "he discovered the amenities of reading
           at an early age" [syn: amenity] [ant: disagreeableness]
      2: a temperamental disposition to be agreeable [syn: agreeability]
         [ant: disagreeableness]