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genial

Anatomy of or relating to the chin

genial

[′jēn·yəl]
(anatomy)
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There was no smile on his lips, no geniality in his eyes.
Though his geniality and high-spirited brilliancy made him a social favorite he never secured much professional practice; but after a few years he was appointed permanent Sheriff of Selkirk, a county a little to the south of Edinburgh, near the English Border.
Ah, that's better," said Heavywether, with ferocious geniality.
He was a sandy-complexioned man in whose face geniality and humor seemed the salient characteristics.
Indeed he was more pedantic than I can represent him, and placed more scraps of Latin in his speech; but it was all uttered with a fine geniality of eye and manner which went far to conquer my distrust.
He saw through that courteous geniality of tone and gesture; the ready-made smile, although it seemed natural enough, did not deceive him.
In spite of her momentary peevishness, she brought with her an atmosphere of geniality and camaraderie.
They shook hands, and on Mr Lammle's part, in particular, there ensued great geniality.
They have been described by The Strad as presenting "a masterclass in unanimity of musical purpose, in which severity could melt seamlessly into charm, and drama into geniality.
The bank's team visited the elderly at Ihsan and shared Iftar with them in an atmosphere of amity and geniality.
Artists across genres credited King as one of the defining forces in 20th-century music -- and recalled his famous geniality.
The play takes the audience from laughter to tears then back to laughter within a few minutes, and that's the geniality of its writer.