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congenial/kənˈʤiːnijəl/adjective
congenial
/kənˈʤiːnijəl/
adjective
Learner's definition of CONGENIAL  
[more congenial; most congenial]somewhat formal
: suitable or appropriate— often + to
   b : pleasant and enjoyable
: very friendly

— congeniality

/kənˌʤiːniˈæləti/noun,[noncount]
◊ Someone who is described as Miss Congeniality or Mr. Congeniality is a very friendly person who could win a contest for having the best personality. These phrases are often used in a negative or ironic way to say that someone is not friendly.
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