good-natured

[good-ney-cherd]
adjective
having or showing a pleasant, kindly disposition; amiable: a warm, good-natured person.

Origin:
1570–80

good-naturedly, adverb
good-naturedness, noun


agreeable, willing, cheerful, equable.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To goodnatured
Collins
World English Dictionary
good-natured
 
adj
of a tolerant and kindly disposition
 
good-'naturedly
 
adv
 
good-'naturedness
 
n

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences for goodnatured
Contemporaries described him, nonetheless, as humorous, goodnatured and rational.
Monsoon, is a goodnatured woman who often pretends to be rather senile.
A goodnatured man, he was the ostensible head of the family.
His goodnatured humour and keen but kind satire are still admired.
Related Searches
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature