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Sentences with the adjective Amiable

5 examples:

Pikmin 3 invites old and young into an amiable garden before turning up the real time strategy heat.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Epic is an amiable way to spend 102 minutes as a children's film calculated to appeal to discerning adults, writes CHRISTOPHER TOOKEY.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

The Canadian literary world is remembering Alistair MacLeod as not only a great writer but also an amiable person and gifted academic who inspired generations of students and scribes.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

While aficionados of countries from Cuba to Chile will disagree, I reckon it is Mexico – with 120 million overwhelmingly amiable people and a spectrum of enthralment to tempt the traveller.
(The Independent - Travel, )

Yet it was no mistake, as the pair have indeed collaborated twice, with "Crystal Fairy" an amiable road movie about an adventure to find a hallucinogenic cactus, and "Magic Magic," a dark and disturbing tale of a young woman whose mental breakdown is ignored by her traveling companions.
(Mark Olsen in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Sentence with the substantivized adjective Amiable

1 example:

Alan Young, the amiable comedic actor who became a TV icon in the early 1960s starring opposite a talking horse named Mister Ed, died Thursday.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

Other sentences

47 examples:

She is amiable to everybody.

She is not only beautiful but also amiable.

He was an amiable fellow, but had a certain reserve that he would not let you casually trespass upon.

Roger Ascham one day paying a visit to the amiable but unfortunate Lady Jane Grey found her employed in reading Plato while the rest of the family were engaged in a hunting party in the park.

At no period of our ancient history does there appear to have been greater attention paid to the culture of the female mind than during the age of Elizabeth and at no time has there existed a greater number of amiable and respectable women.

A man's errors are what make him amiable.

If you'd be beloved, make yourself amiable.
(American proverb)

Beauty is no longer amiable than while virtue adorns it.
(American proverb)

Only he who desires is amiable and not he who is satiated.
(Thomas Mann)

How easy to be amiable in the midst of happiness and success.
(William Ellery Channing)

It destroys one's nerves to be amiable everyday to the same human being.
(Benjamin Disraeli)

It destroys one's nerves to be amiable every day to the same human being.
(Benjamin Disraeli)

Her great merit is finding out mine; there is nothing so amiable as discernment.
(George Byron)

Her great merit is finding out mine - there is nothing so amiable as discernment.
(Lord Byron)

People care more about being thought to have taste than about being good, clever, or amiable.
(Samuel Butler)

Ax is a popular, amiable pianist.
(Mark Swed in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Amiable speeches by the great and good from David Cameron down.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

This amiable period film has appealing performances and a delightful premise.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Last week I discussed ways to deal with a boss who is disengaged, but amiable.
(Forbes - Business, )

It's an amiable but ludicrous story with a soulful performance by John Turturro.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

An amiable memoir by an executive who helped usher in United Artists' golden era.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

For the longest time, life was comfortably familiar in this amiable farm community.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

They are knowledgeable, well-connected, credible, and amiable — among other things.
(Forbes - Business, )

- Phil Mickelson always was the most cooperative man on the PGA Tour, amiable, informative.
(UPI - News, )

This perfectly amiable comedy sequel can never quite transcend its own Saga holiday brochure-style complacency.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Whether he achieved much for Canada is very much a matter of opinion, but he was certainly an energetic, amiable traveller.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Actor-comedian Alan Young, who played the amiable straight man to a talking horse in the 1960s sitcom "Mister Ed," has died.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Amiable country singer and songwriter Alan Jackson has been talking for ages about his wish to make a straight bluegrass album.
(Randy Lewis in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Amiable amateurishness prevails here, especially in the sound and music departments, but never makes the film a chore to watch.
(John DeFore in The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Frank Bascombe, the funny, amiable, but edgy narrator of Ford’s The Sportswriter, Independence Day and The Lay of The Land is back.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman, Kevin Kline and Mary Steenburgen star in director Jon Turteltaub's amiable geezers comedy.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

“The Velocity of Autumn,” starring Estelle Parsons and Stephen Spinella, is a wispy but amiable comedy-drama about the ravages of getting older.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Emails by way of an informal introduction dropped into their inboxes on Tuesday morning, a move said to have left recipients enthused at Allardyce’s amiable methods.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

IAN LADYMAN: Deep in the bowels of Salvador’s Arena Fonte Nova on Friday night, two Manchester United team-mates stood in amiable conversation before parting with an embrace.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Indeed, playwright Nandita Shenoy’s study of intercultural newlyweds attempting to co-habit in a New York City co-op is an amiable throwback to the days when “Barefoot in...
(David C. Nichols in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

TSB (file photo) employees profile people walking into branches and then label them as one of four personality types: Logical thinker, amiable, controller or emotional expressive.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Steve Bellows' favorite thing is hiking near Pine with his brother's two dogs, amiable companions who ask no questions and take no notice of his deficits from early-onset Alzheimer's disease.
(The Denver Post - News, )

Actor-comedian Alan Young, who played the amiable straight man to a talking horse in the 1960s sitcom Mister Ed, has died, a spokeswoman for the Motion Picture and Television Home said Friday.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Adding an amiable epilogue to one of the most public contract disputes in the history of the music business, Prince and Warner Bros. Records have come to terms on a global licensing partnership.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Actor-comedian Alan Young, who played the amiable straight man to a talking horse in the 1960s sitcom "Mister Ed," has died, a spokeswoman for the Motion Picture and Television Home said Friday.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Patten, who grew from a busy child actor on Broadway to be a mainstay on U.S. television as the amiable patriarch on the family show "Eight Is Enough," died on Tuesday at age 86, his spokesman said.
(Reuters US - People, )

After years of acrimonious relations with Afghanistan’s last president, U.S. officials launched a more amiable chapter with the country’s new leader by pledging to seek billions of dollars in new aid for the Afghan security forces.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Drawing upon his own brother’s experiences as a once-promising college baseball player, actor Joe Mazzello’s directorial debut, “Undrafted” is an amiable if aimless ensemble comedy that’s unable to overcome its amateur status.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

It has taken some time for the Opposition sports spokesperson to emerge from the shadows of Westminster, but the amiable Clive Efford has now done so with style as the man behind the newly launched Labour proposals to bring more people power to football.
(The Independent - Sport, )

Clever, amiable and eager to please, "Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping" is the comedy equivalent of the pop-rap star it satirizes, a bit of stupid-smart silliness that offers plenty of pleasure in the moment, even if its amusements last about as long as a snow cone in the sun.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

An amiable documentary about an extraordinarily well-liked critic, director Laura Gabbert's "City of Gold" follows its subject, The Times' Jonathan Gold, as he drives his Dodge pickup from Oaxacan restaurant to Ethiopian joint to his favorite southern Thai place (Jitlada, on Sunset) looking for...
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

The death of the amiable and sincere Terry Sue-Patt, who, as football-loving Benny Green, was the first and also one of the most memorable pupils to walk through the gates of Grange Hill, has been met with both shock and sadness by a generation for whom another piece of their childhood has dissolved, and by his friends and co-stars.
(The Independent - People, )

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