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good-natured

Of or having a kindly, affable, beneficent, and/or obliging propensity, inclination, or personality. Mark is so good-natured, always willing to lend a hand no matter what the task. We're always looking for good-natured individuals to act as mentors to our students with learning disabilities.
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There was, after all, a core of regular military--"lifers" we good-naturedly called them --that can be viewed as the forerunners of today's "volunteers," and draftees were as good at their tasks as those regulars.
Her hair, her dress sense and her perma-tan have all been scrutinised, good-naturedly, I might add.
The only missile hurled during the gathering was a paper aeroplane, and a small police presence looked on good-naturedly.
There were no exuberant goal celebrations as the Germans forced their way to a crushing 4-1 lead, and the Prime Minister and Ms Merkel shook hands good-naturedly as the game ended with an England defeat.
Yet these are without the unblinking malevolence of their garden-dwelling brethren, clambering good-naturedly to a ragtime soundtrack as they create a stop-motion fruit potion.
These days, I find myself thinking of the three lovely high school girls who very good-naturedly spent some of their lunchtime talking books with me on the corner of a cafeteria table.
Among other winners, modern-day crooner MICHAEL BUBLE took home the Juno fan choice award, and later lamented good-naturedly to reporters about the attention Feist garners.
Finally, near the end, Pruitt pointed out good-naturedly, "Oh, it's Gary by the way," as everyone laughed.
Ford, who was probably one of America's most athletic Presidents, took the ribbing good-naturedly, but it made an impression on the public.
He good-naturedly shares his roundabout way of committing to a chaste life and the joy he found with his wife by waiting for marriage.
It is 21 years since Liverpool last won the European Cup, in a match best remembered for Alan kennedy's winning goal and goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar's wobbly knees routine to good-naturedly disarm opponents Roma.
She sipped tea while she good-naturedly answered my questions.
This didn't bother the Tuts audience, there to pay homage, relive their youth, and good-naturedly heckle.
Good to know," Rehnquist replied good-naturedly, breaking the tension.