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amity

am·i·ty

amity

 
 
pronunciation:
ae m ti
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Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: friendly and peaceful relations.
We hope for continued amity between our two nations.Considering their bitter divorce, the amity that exists between the two of them now is surprising.
synonyms:
friendliness, good will, peace, peacefulness
antonyms:
enmity
similar words:
affinity, agreement, concord, cooperation, fellowship, friendship, harmony, rapport, understanding
Word Parts
The word amity contains the following parts:
am, ama, amor Latin root that means love, friendship
synonyms:
phil, philo, -philia, -phile
 
-ty, -ity, -uity, -eity Latin noun-forming suffix that means state or quality of being