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Convivial

(kən-viv’-yəl,  kən-vi’-vē-əl)

adj. 1. Of or belonging to a banquet or other social event

2. Festive; in good spirits

“As the punch disappeared, Mr. Micawber became still more friendly and convivial.”           -Charles Dickens

 

In Case You’re Interested

From Latin convivialis, related to convival ‘a guest’. From con ‘with’ + vivo ‘to live.’ Essentially, sharing life with others. It doesn’t get any more convivial than that.

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