bonhomie

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Borrowing from French bonhomie; from bonhomme (good-natured man); from bon (good) + homme (man).

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bonhomie (uncountable)

  1. Geniality; friendliness; a pleasant, friendly, good-natured manner; an affable and approachable disposition; frank and simple good-heartedness.
  2. Friendly atmosphere; an atmosphere of good cheer.

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