accostable

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare French accostable.

Adjective[edit]

accostable (comparative more accostable, superlative most accostable)

  1. (obsolete, rare) Approachable; affable.
    • Nathaniel Hawthorne
      Old soldiers, I know not why, seem to be more accostable than old sailors. One is apt to hear a growl beneath the smoothest courtesy of the latter.