part of speech: adjective
inflections: friendlier, friendliest
definition 1: welcoming and pleasant toward others.
- I try to be friendly toward people I don’t like.
- Our town is a friendly place.
synonyms: affable, amiable, pleasant, warm
antonyms: belligerent, gruff, hostile, icy, ill, stern, unfriendly
definition 2: kind and helpful.
- The friendly waiter made our meal enjoyable.
synonyms: amiable, kind, kindly, neighborly
antonyms: abrupt, cool, hostile, unfriendly
derivation: friendliness (n.)