Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun


Part of speech: adjective

Kindly; cordial; pleasant; cheering.

Part of speech: noun


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Usage examples "genial":

  1. But the king advanced, and laying both hands upon the shoulders of the marquis, he looked into the kindly, genial face with an expression of indescribable love and confidence. - "Berlin and Sans-Souci", Louise Muhlbach.
  2. We are so comfortable and so fond of the cottage already-" " Well, I hope you will grow to like it even better," returned the squire with a genial smile. - "A Tale of a Lonely Parish", F. Marion Crawford.
  3. Hugh gladly accompanied the genial stage manager. - "The Boy Scouts with the Motion Picture Players", Robert Shaler.