Word of the Day : January 10, 2022
What It Means
Affable means “being pleasant and at ease in talking to others” or “characterized by ease and friendliness.”
// The affable owner of the restaurant can be seen most nights welcoming his guests and making light conversation.
// In the hallways, the principal has an affable demeanor; however, when called to her office, students know she is all about business.
“… Perkatory, the coffee shop founded by her late mother in Devil’s Beach’s quaint business district, … is located in a building owned by Lana’s dad, Peter, an affable hippie and the island’s leading purveyor of gossip.” — Colette Bancroft, The Tampa Bay Times, 29 Nov. 2021