What does the word congenial mean?

Usage examples for congenial

  1. He loved just about the same things as the normal American or Englishman loves- his family, his friends, his country, a good story, a pleasant evening with congenial associates. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick
  2. Each one has its own use, and appears at its best in congenial environment. – Garden Ornaments by Mary H. Northend
  3. Each was strangely attracted towards the other; there was something congenial in the gloom which they shared in common; though in the girl the sadness was soft and resigned, in the youth it was stern and solemn. – Harold, Complete The Last Of The Saxon Kings by Edward Bulwer-Lytton