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Sentence with the adjective amicable

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J.C. Penney is trying to find an amicable way to unwind a merchandising agreement with Martha Stewart's company that has been the subject of a court battle with Macy's.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Sentence with the inequality degree of the adjective amicable

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The discrepancy between the accounts of Hampton Creek and Ali Partovi, a top executive who left after nine days on the job, suggests that the split between the two was not as amicable as the company has said publicly.
(The New York Times - Technology, )


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I realise no divorce can be amicable but what are the chances of staying in the family home with my children?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Other sentences

68 examples:

The judge said he had never seen such an amicable and mutually agreed divorce.

Completely different from Tom was his boyfriend John, who was amicable and philanthropic.

The split was reported as amicable.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Meanwhile, two New Jersey cities were voted least amicable.
(NBC News Travel, )

Von Miller's contract talks may be amicable. They won't be abridged.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Even in the rare amicable divorce, some assets can be difficult to divide.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

The startup Wevorce aims to make it amicable, collaborative and far less costly.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

The couple, who have two children together, have insisted the split is amicable.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Ng portrayed the departure as amicable but provided few clues about what comes next.
(George Anders, Contributor in Forbes - Technology, )

However, a petition has been launched calling for an end to these amicable negotiations.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Leona Lewis says her split from Simon Cowell's record label after seven years was "amicable".
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley's first meeting with Rangers' new board is described as amicable.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

The decision to split, after nine years of marriage, was mutual and amicable, says a rep for the actress.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

For Russian President Vladimir Putin, the G20 summit in Australia didn't prove to be a very amicable occasion.
(CNN - World News, )

Blackburn Rovers reach an "amicable agreement" to cancel the contract of former England midfielder Danny Murphy.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Tim Cook and Samsung Mobile chief JK Shin together, but you can't make them reach an amicable accord, apparently.
(CNET News - Politics and Law, )

April 1 (UPI) -- Heather Locklear and Richie Sambora split up in 2007, but seem to have kept their relationship amicable.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Cardiff City reach "amicable resolution" with creditors Langston which sees former owner Sam Hammam become Life President.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Analysis: Doha's amicable relationship with Tehran was one of the main reasons for the Saudi-led effort to blockade Qatar.
(Kim Sengupta in The Independent - World News, )

Even the most amicable landlord-tenant relationships can do a 180 at move-out time when there's a security deposit involved.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's "amicable" departure as manager of Cardiff City was down to poor results and a clash with owner Vincent Tan.
(BBC Sport, )

Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba Group Holding’s public brawl with a powerful government agency seems to have come to an amicable end.
(Forbes - Business, )

Just when you thought Taylor Swift's breakup with DJ Calvin Harris was amicable and so last month, things have gone south Hiddleswiftly.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

You can bring Apple CEO Tim Cook and Samsung Mobile chief JK Shin together, but you can't make them reach an amicable accord, apparently.
(CNET News - Politics and Law, )

Samantha Stosur says she realised recently her partnership with coach Miles Maclgan wasn't working out but insists the split was amicable.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Michael Isikoff, whose work included coverage of the government’s war on terror and other national issues, said his departure was amicable.
(The New York Times - Business, )

"Big Bang Theory" star Johnny Galecki and actress Kelli Garner have split after two years of dating, and sources say the breakup was amicable.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Rabbi Toaff, the chief rabbi of Rome for half a century, helped forge more amicable relations between Jews and the Vatican after World War II.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Separated parents will be penalised if they cannot reach an amicable agreement over child support under a new system that comes into force today.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

The EU says it has reached "an amicable solution" with China in a row over imports of Chinese solar panels, which threatened to spark a trade war.
(BBC News - World News, )

Divvying up marital property can be stressful under the most amicable circumstances; add in some controversy or debate, and it can get downright ugly.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

A jilted Europe wants the UK out sooner rather than later, as the European Union Commission president warned that Brexit was "not an amicable divorce".
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The firm – which issued a cryptic trading update yesterday declining to reveal its trading performance – said Bown’s departure was ‘amicable’.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

When going through a divorce, it’s important to protect your personal finances as much as possible — regardless of how amicable the separation may be.
(NerdWallet in USA Today - Money, )

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he does not want to speak publicly about his pursuit of Luis Suarez and wants relations with Liverpool to remain amicable.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho wants to join Barcelona but will not force a move to the Catalan giants because he wants an amicable exit from Anfield.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux decided to separate late last year, but the actors say the split was amicable, according to a statement released Thursday.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Pfizer said there is the possibility of a higher offer for AstraZeneca, urging the latter to initiate discussions that could result in an amicable transaction.
(UPI - Business News, )

As the United Kingdom triggers its divorce negotiations with the European Union, Canadian businesses are watching closely to see if this split can be amicable.
(Janyce McGregor in CBC News - Business, )

Edinson Cavani's departure from Serie A side Napoli was amicable enough for the Uruguay striker to send this touching message of thanks to the club and its fans.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The split, brought about by 24-year-old Ms Watson’s unrelenting work schedule, was described as ‘amicable’ by a spokesman for the actress, writes BAZ BAMIGBOYE.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

In her letter giving Brussels notice of our decision to quit, Theresa May was a model of reason and conciliation, setting out grown-up ground rules for amicable talks.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The UN's highest court has postponed a hearing in a bitter spy row between Australia and East Timor after both countries said they were pursuing an "amicable settlement".
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Oil rig constructer Lamprell has reached an amicable settlement with Schlumberger subsidiary Cameron International over problems with jacking equipment supplied by Lamprell.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Rebecca Adlington (left and inset with husband and daughter Summer), 27, has announced her split with fellow swimmer Harry Needs (left) but says they remain on 'amicable terms'.
(Daily Mail - News, )

FEMAIL's relationship expert and Millionaire Matchmaker, Louanne Ward, has shared her advice for keeping things amicable in a break up and avoiding cringeworthy public meltdowns.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Brexit Secretary David Davis blasted the 'fundamental contradiction' in Michel Barnier's claims to both want an amicable transition and strong powers for the EU to punish Britain.
(Daily Mail - News, )

After an unexpectedly amicable start to U.S.-China relations under President Trump, including high-level economic talks Wednesday, many are wondering when the other shoe will drop.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Snapshots shared online reveal the elaborate lengths people around the world have gone to dump their partners - and they'll make your worst break-up story sound downright amicable.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

I took out a life insurance policy with Scottish Amicable in 1999 and I have paid in more than £24,000. When I asked about cashing it in, I was told it was only worth around £20,000.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr announced last week they had separated after three years of marriage, and "The Hobbit" actor is touching upon the results of their seemingly amicable split.
(Nardine Saad in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

GT Advanced reaches an “amicable parting of ways” with Apple, agrees to file a revised bankruptcy filing and drop all charges its plans to file against the iPhone maker in the future.
(Tech Times - Biz Tech, )

GT Advanced Technologies has signed a pact with Apple Inc. for an “amicable parting of the ways,” Luc Despins, attorney for the bankrupt supplier to the technology giant, said Tuesday.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez wants an 'amicable agreement' to leave the club, honouring last year's contract clause that said he could go if they failed to qualify for the Champions League.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The British filmmaker said in a joint statement with Marvel on Friday that the director and studio had differences over their vision for the film so they made an "amicable" decision to part.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Everyone involved in this unseemly fracas should hope for a quick and amicable resolution, lest it derail a firm in the middle of a remarkable turnaround amidst a tough business environment.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

The British filmmaker said in a joint statement with Marvel on Friday that the director and studio had differences over their vision for the film, so they made an "amicable" decision to part.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Brexit negotiators David Davis and Michel Barnier clashed angrily during a press conference held in Brussels at the end of the latest intensive talks tasked with securing an amicable divorce.
(Daily Mail - News, )

New Zealand's Prime Minister Bill English says he told President Donald Trump during a phone call that he disagreed with his travel and refugee ban but that the conversation remained amicable.
(Fox News - World, )

A dispute between Madonna and ex-husband Guy Ritchie over custody of their son Rocco reached Britain's High Court on Thursday, where a judge said he hoped the couple could reach an amicable settlement.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

The Business: What the European Union called its "amicable solution," negotiated with China to stop that country from dumping solar panels in Europe, wasn't really amicable or a solution, writes John Bussey.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

The public clash between Chinese technology company Qihoo 360 and smartphone maker Coolpad Group has come to an amicable end, with Qihoo’s billionaire chairman Zhou Hongyi scoring a win for his smartphone ambition.
(Forbes - Technology, )

There are such things as amicable breakups, but more often than not parting ways engenders hard feelings, particularly when one side is perceived as having set the breakup in motion and not having been completely open about it.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

This famously fire-breathing woman turned out to be an amicable companion and we wandered Melbourne's late-night streets yarning about all manner of things, including her fondness for Australian bush communities and the women who hold them together.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Chris Martin admitted that despite his amicable breakup with Gwyneth Paltrow, he still faced dark days.In March 2014, the Coldplay frontman and actress announced in a Goop newsletter that they were "consciously uncoupling" after 10 years of marriage.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Divorce documents show that the lead singer of metal band As I Lay Dying had an amicable split with the estranged wife he's now accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill, but she was concerned about how recent changes in his behavior would affect his parenting.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

The police aim at maintaining law and order and social peace, and to achieve it they can make use of authority and power in a coercive way, through repression, prohibition or control, but they can also make use of this authority and power to manage conflicts and seek amicable settlements between the parties.
(Science Daily - News, )

The main point of interest at the time was her afterthought, admitting politicians couldn’t do much about the last of these, and that she in particular was not one to “give advice” about it – a jocular, if poignant, reference to the apparently amicable break-up some months ago of her relationship with the actor Greg Davies.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

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