Student Thesaurus

One entry found for friendly.
Entry Word: friendly
Function: adjective
Text: 1 having or showing kindly feeling and sincere interest <all of the kids at Stacy's new school seemed friendly> <as a friendly gesture, we presented our new neighbors with a plate of homemade cookies>
Synonyms amicable, companionable, comradely, cordial, genial, hearty, neighborly, warm, warmhearted
Related Words affable, approachable, gracious; convivial, gregarious, hospitable, sociable, social; jolly, jovial, merry; extroverted (also extraverted), outgoing; brotherly, fraternal, sisterly; close, familiar, intimate; affectionate, devoted, loving
Near Antonyms cold, cool, frigid; bellicose, belligerent, contentious, quarrelsome
Antonyms antagonistic, hostile, unfriendly
2 closely acquainted <we're friendly with our neighbors> -- see FAMILIAR 1
3 expressing approval <a friendly sign that our plan would be approved> -- see FAVORABLE 1