Friendly

Friendly means acting in a non-threatening manner toward and/or showing kindness to someone, as a friend would behave. Thus friendly implies a mode of friendship as distinct from amiable or genial. Professional service is expected to be amiable or genial but not necessarily friendly. The opposite is unfriendly or even hostile.

It is also the name of:

Read more about Friendly:  People, Other Uses

Famous quotes containing the word friendly:

    You took my heart in your hand
    With a friendly smile,
    With a critical eye you scanned,
    Then set it down,
    And said: It is still unripe,
    Better wait awhile;
    Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830–1894)

    Let’s call them years of a friendly misalliance.
    Charlie Chaplin (1889–1977)

    America is a large, friendly dog in a very small room. Every time it wags its tail, it knocks over a chair.
    —A.J. (Arnold Joseph)