What is the opposite of dour?

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Adjective
Opposite of relentlessly severe, stern, or gloomy in manner or appearance
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Opposite of unyielding and obstinate
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Opposite of strict or exacting in standards
“I can actually leave whenever I want because my parents are rather lenient when it comes to my curfew.”
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(of a person) Opposite of lacking sophistication or refinement
“It was difficult not to be mesmerized by Jobe's notoriously charming and refined demeanor.”
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(of a person or governing body) Opposite of cruel or severe in nature
“Enrico was a competent leader and clement in nature.”
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Opposite of requiring effort or labor
“From there, it is a straightforward, if steep, scramble on a scree-covered footpath all the way to the summit.”
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(of a person) Opposite of reserved or uncommunicative in speech
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(of an environment or conditions) Opposite of harsh or inhospitable
“The slope was particularly favorable for novice skiers and snowboarders.”
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Opposite of able to withstand hardship
“It was grueling work and he quickly gave up because he was a frail man.”
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