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PERSONABLE. Having the capacities of a person; for example, the defendant was judged personable to maintain this action. Old Nat. Brev. 142. This word is obsolete.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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"As a colleague working in the courts environment he was pleasant and personable and professional."
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To me, The Rock in Blackwood is representative of all that is good about a typical country pub, with local ales being served by personable staff and a friendly landlord.
With "street-smart" fast overtaking "book-smart", applicants in Birmingham will be well advised to showcase their personable side in interviews.