What does sociableness mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sociability, sociablenessnoun

    the relative tendency or disposition to be sociable or associate with one's fellows


  1. sociablenessnoun

    The state or condition of being sociable.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sociableness

    Etymology: from sociable.

    Such as would call her friendship love, and feign
    To sociableness a name profane. John Donne.

    The two main properties of man are contemplation and sociableness, or love of converse. More.

    He always used courtesy and modesty, disliked of none; sometimes sociableness and fellowship well lik’d by many. John Hayward.


  1. sociableness

    Sociableness is the quality or state of being sociable or inclined to seek and enjoy the company of others. It refers to an individual's willingness or tendency to interact, communicate and form relationships with others. This attribute is often characterized by outgoing, friendly, and approachable behavior.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sociablenessnoun

    the quality of being sociable

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sociableness in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sociableness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of sociableness in a Sentence

  1. Bernard Mandeville:

    Ashamed of the many frailties they feel within, all men endeavor to hide themselves, their ugly nakedness, from each other, and wrapping up the true motives of their hearts in the specious cloak of sociableness, and their concern for the public good, they are in hopes of concealing their filthy appetites and the deformity of their desires.

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