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amicable

am·i·ca·ble

amicable

 
 
pronunciation:
ae mih k bl
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition: characterized by good will; friendly.
Their divorce was bitter, but their relationship has become more amicable since then.
synonyms:
affable, amiable, companionable, congenial, friendly, genial, good-humored, good-natured, neighborly, peaceable, pleasant, sociable
antonyms:
acrimonious, bellicose, bitter, rancorous, unfriendly
similar words:
accessible, agreeable, approachable, charming, civil, communicative, cordial, easygoing, engaging, gracious, kind, kindhearted, likable, pleasing, polite, understanding, well-mannered, winning
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derivations: amicably (adv.), amicability (n.)
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