Friendly means acting in a non-threatening manner toward and/or showing kindness to someone, as a friend would behave.
Nov 28, 2010
A great wind swept over the ghetto, carrying away shame, invisibility and four centuries of humiliation. But when the wind dropped people saw it had been only a little breeze, friendly, almost gentle.
A lawyer is never entirely comfortable with a friendly divorce, anymore than a good mortician wants to finish his job and then have the patient sit up on the table.
A slight touch of friendly malice and amusement towards those we love keeps our affections for them from turning flat.
Although the French were very friendly and helpful. On one location we were to film at the top of the Eiffel Tower but we couldn't, as it was so misty with four inches of snow on the ground. We couldn't see a thing but we finally got it done.
America is a large friendly dog in a small room. Every time it wags its tail it knocks over a chair.
Americans are very friendly and very suspicious, that is what Americans are and that is what always upsets the foreigner, who deals with them, they are so friendly how can they be so suspicious they are so suspicious how can they be so friendly but they just are.
Americans are xenophobic, they will believe their own people rather than the adversary, even a friendly enemy voice.
And, I was really impressed with how beautiful our country was and how friendly the people were.
Anything that prevents you from being friendly, a good neighbour, is a terror tactic.
As a friendly one. I would still like to write concrete poems, but I can only do it sometimes.
As a person, I'm pretty much the same except that I've come to terms with who my real friends and supporters are. I don't get particularly friendly with new people at first go.
As President Bush has said on numerous occasions, it is the government's role to create the conditions, the friendly environment, that will attract capital.
At 19, everything is possible and tomorrow looks friendly.
Banks have a new image. Now you have 'a friend,' your friendly banker. If the banks are so friendly, how come they chain down the pens?
Be friendly to everyone. Those who deserve it the least need it the most.
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body.
China and India are close neighbours linked by mountains and rivers and the Chinese and Indian peoples have enjoyed friendly exchanges for thousands of years.
Computers have become more friendly, understandable, and lots of years and thought have been put into developing software to convince people that they want and need a computer.
During last night's debate, John Kerry and John Edwards were so friendly to each other some political experts think that they may end up running together. In fact Kerry and Edwards were so friendly, President Bush accused them of planning a gay marriage.
Even if you didn't see the movie, you'd see two words you'd never seen put together before - comedy and Muslim. Comedy is friendly - it's the least offensive word in our language.