Usage examples for agreeable

  1. " All right, my boy, I'm agreeable," answered Markworth. – Caught in a Trap by John C. Hutcheson
  2. But children,- nice little agreeable children. – Elizabeth and her German Garden by "Elizabeth", AKA Marie Annette Beauchamp
  3. I don't think you're particularly agreeable to- day. – The Chronicles of Clovis by Saki
  4. It must also be remembered that such an arrangement gave a more agreeable dwelling than the other. – A History of Art in Chaldæa & Assyria, v. 1 by Georges Perrot Charles Chipiez
  5. He spoke little, not thinking it necessary to make himself agreeable to people whom he might probably never set eyes on again after the morrow. – Footsteps of Fate by Louis Couperus
  6. I think that young men in society are bound to be agreeable, and that they should not be there if they do not know how to talk pleasantly, and to give something in return for all the trouble we take for them. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  7. She paid him a good deal of attention, and on leaving her house, he remarked that he had never met a more agreeable woman. – Abbé Aubain and Mosaics by Prosper Mérimée
  8. I consider it my duty to make myself agreeable. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  9. His chief aim at this, and indeed at all times, seemed to be to establish an agreeable and mutual ease. – Dross by Henry Seton Merriman
  10. Is that agreeable to everybody? – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  11. You show me the man who says I'm not agreeable. – Idle Ideas in 1905 by Jerome K. Jerome
  12. In the meantime his life was agreeable. – Coningsby by Benjamin Disraeli
  13. Are we not bound, madame, to make ourselves agreeable to each other? – Eugenie Grandet by Honore de Balzac
  14. When the Japanese try, they can make themselves very agreeable; indeed, so charming that it is impossible to resist their advances. – With the "Die-Hards" in Siberia by John Ward
  15. Well, if her smile come seldom, there is no doubt that it is a very agreeable one when it does come. – Doctor Cupid by Rhoda Broughton
  16. The Curate's thoughts were not very agreeable when he was left by himself in the half- lighted room. – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant