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Meaning of CORDIALITY

Pronunciation:  kor'jalitee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a cordial disposition
 

CORDIALITY is a 10 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: amity
 
 See Also: friendliness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cor*dial"i*ty\ (k?r-j?l"?-t? or k?r`d?-?l"-; 106),
n.; pl. {Cordialities} (-t?z). [LL. cordialitas, fr.
cordialis sincere: cf. F. cordialit['e].]
1. Relation to the heart. [Obs.]

         That the ancients had any respect of cordiality or
         reference unto the heart, will much be doubted.
                                               --Sir T.
                                               Browne.

2. Sincere affection and kindness; warmth of regard;
   heartiness. --Motley.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: agreeability, agreeableness, amiability, approbation, approval, enjoyableness, favor, geniality, gratefulness, mutuality, pleasance, pleasantness, reciprocity, responsiveness, sweetness and light, sympathy, understanding, warmth
 

 

 

 

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