1. Pleasing, either to the mind or senses; pleasant; grateful; as, agreeable manners or remarks; an agreeable person; fruit agreeable to the taste.
A train of agreeable reveries. --Goldsmith.
2. Willing; ready to agree or consent. [Colloq.]
These Frenchmen give unto the said captain of Calais a great sum of money, so that he will be but content and agreeable that they may enter into the said town. --Latimer.
3. Agreeing or suitable; conformable; correspondent; concordant; adapted; -- followed by to, rarely by with.
That which is agreeable to the nature of one thing, is many times contrary to the nature of another. --L'Estrange.
4. In pursuance, conformity, or accordance; -- in this sense used adverbially for agreeably; as, agreeable to the order of the day, the House took up the report.
Syn: -- Pleasing; pleasant; welcome; charming; acceptable; amiable. See Pleasant.
adj 1: suitable to your needs or similar to your nature; "a
congenial atmosphere to work in"; "two congenial
spirits united...by mutual confidence and reciprocal
virtues"- T.L.Peacock [syn: congenial] [ant: uncongenial]
2: to your own liking or feelings or nature; "Is the plan
agreeable to you?"; "he's an agreeable fellow"; "My idea
of an agreeable person...is a person who agrees with me"-
Disraeli; "an agreeable manner" [ant: disagreeable]
3: in keeping; "salaries agreeable with current trends"; "plans
conformable with your wishes"; "expressed views concordant
with his background" [syn: accordant, conformable, consonant,
4: prepared to agree or consent; "agreeable to the plan"