Sentence Examples

  • 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.
  • Extremely handsome, he was a sturdy and valiant knight, affable, courteous, a brilliant talker and a facile poet.
  • On succeeding to the throne in September 1824 the dignity of his address and his affable condescension won him a passing popularity.
  • "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.
  • 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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