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Amicable is sometimes a misspelling of amiable.
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Definition of the adjective amicable
What does amicable mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: more amicable / most amicable
- characterized by friendship and good will
Definition of the adjective amicable for high school students
- example: Claudia and Jimmy got divorced, but amicably and without hard feelings.
The adjective amicable is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.
Phrases with amicable
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
Amicable Benches, scamna amicabilia, in Roman antiquity, were, according to Pitiscut, lower and less honourable seats allotted for the judices pedanei, or inferior judges, who, upoa being admitted of the emperot's council, were dignified by ...
An amicable action or lawsuit is one instituted seriously, but in a friendly spirit, that some matter in controversy may be settled definitely, as cheaply and with us little delay as possible. Thompson 1;. Moulton, 20 La. Ann. 535. In this case the ...
A Law Dictionary Containing Definitions of the Terms and Phrases of American and English Jurisprudence, Ancient and Modern ... (1995)
by Henry Campbell Black
—Amicable action. In practice. An action between friendly parties. An action brought and carried on by the mutual consent and arrangement of the parties, in order to obtain the judgment of the court on a doubtful question of law, the facts being ...
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- Amicable Swim
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- Amicable Amsterdam
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- Former Scottish Amicable Life Assurance Co
Victoria Street, Belfast. Designed by Thomas Jackson and completed in 1863 as first purpose-built insurance offices in Belfast.
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Quotes about amicable
It's a blanket statement to say, 'That guy's really sharp and amicable and nice,' because there's a little bit of a--hole in every nice guy, and there's a little bit of genius in every moron. (Robert Downey Jr.)
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Scrabble value of A1M3I1C3A1B3L1E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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