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

 af·fa·ble /ˈæfəbəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Af·fa·ble a.
 1. Easy to be spoken to or addressed; receiving others kindly and conversing with them in a free and friendly manner; courteous; sociable.
    An affable and courteous gentleman.   --Shak.
    His manners polite and affable.   --Macaulay.
 2. Gracious; mild; benign.
    A serene and affable countenance.   --Tatler.
 Syn: -- Courteous; civil; complaisant; accessible; mild; benign; condescending.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : diffusing warmth and friendliness; "an affable smile"; "an
            amiable gathering"; "cordial relations"; "a cordial
            greeting"; "a genial host" [syn: amiable, cordial,