- (of a person) Tending to socialize or be social
- He's normally pretty quiet, but he gets much more sociable around women.
- Synonyms: friendly, inviting, congenial
- c. 1611, Template:William Shakespeare, Cymbeline
- Society is no comfort to one not sociable.
- Offering opportunities for conversation; characterized by much conversation.
- a sociable party
- (archaic) Capable of being, or fit to be, united in one body or company; associable.
- They are sociable parts united into one body.
- (obsolete) No longer hostile; friendly.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Beaumont and Fletcher to this entry?)
- (tending to socialize): unsociable
sociable (plural sociables)
- A sociable person.
- (historical) A four-wheeled open carriage with seats facing each other.
- A tricycle for two persons side by side.
- A couch with a curved S-shaped back.
- (US) An informal party or church meeting for purposes of socializing.
sociable m, f (plural sociables)