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Pronunciation:  kun`jeenee'alitee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a congenial disposition
  2. [n]  compatibility between persons

CONGENIALITY is a 12 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: congenialness
 Antonyms: uncongeniality
 See Also: compatibility, friendliness



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Con*ge`ni*al"i*ty\ (? or ?; 106), n.
The state or quality of being congenial; natural affinity;
adaptation; suitableness. --Sir J. Reynolds.

      If congeniality of tastes could have made a marriage
      happy, that union should have been thrice blessed.

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