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amiable
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Ulysses
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  • Mr Best came forward, amiable, towards his colleague.
  • —You pique my curiosity, Haines said amiably.
  • Thrice happy will he be whom so amiable a creature will bless with her favours.
  • —I know, Edy Boardman said none too amiably with an arch glance from her shortsighted eyes.
  • Malign such an one, the amiable Miss Callan, who is the lustre of her own sex and the astonishment of ours?
  • STEPHEN: (Amiably) Why not?
  • Demimondaines nicely handsome sparkling of diamonds very amiable costumed.
  • The unsympathetic indifference of previously amiable females, the contempt of muscular males, the acceptance of fragments of bread, the simulated ignorance of casual acquaintances, the latration of illegitimate unlicensed vagabond dogs, the infantile discharge of decomposed vegetable missiles, worth little or nothing, nothing or less than nothing.

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  • She seemed an ideal candidate—attractive, amiable, intelligent and energetic.
  • It was an amiable gathering of old friends.

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