congeniality congeniality  /kən ˌdʒi ni ˈæ lə ti/


  1. (n) compatibility between persons
  2. (n) a congenial disposition


  1. Miss USA Pageant: Neilan earns special award

    Gresham's Miss Oregon misses cut for top 15, but fellow contestants name her Miss Congeniality Miss Oregon USA Gabrielle Neilan was named Miss Congeniality by her peers at the Miss USA competition in Las Vegas on Sunday, June 16. Neilan, 22, of Gresham did not make it to the top 15, but was awarded a $1,000 prize for being recognized by the 50 other contestants. The moment was broadcast on live ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Gresham Outlook

  2. Janet Evanovich And Lee Goldberg On The Heist

    It's been called the Thomas Crown Affair, meets Ocean's Eleven, meets Miss Congeniality with a splash of Moonlighting!
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WREG-TV Memphis

  3. Fourth of July Pageant Winners

    Miss Fourth of July for 2013 is Jamye Alyssa Utley. Along with the top prize, Utley also received Prettiest Eyes, Most Photogenic, Miss Congeniality, Best Red, White and Blue Wear and Best Evening Wea
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Alice Echo-News Journal


  1. "People have stopped working together, government is dysfunctional, there's no collaborating and congeniality," Bloomberg said to applause from the crowd.
    on Jan 7, 2008 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. "I think it was a reason why I wasn't elected Miss Congeniality in the Senate," McCain said. "I have a record of saving billions of dollars."
    on Jan 6, 2008 By: John McCain Source: USA Today

  3. "Rudy is a tough guy. Nobody has ever said he was Mr. Congeniality. It's not always pretty to look at, but he got the job done," said US Rep. Peter King, a New York Republican, who backed Sen. John McCain in 2000 but now supports Giuliani.
    on Mar 24, 2007 By: Peter King Source: International Herald Tribune

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