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amiable
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Crime and Punishment
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  • But, strange to say, the more numerous and violent the terms of abuse became, the more amiable she looked, and the more seductive the smiles she lavished on the terrible assistant.
  • Porfiry said amiably, holding out his hand with excessive politeness.
  • Pyotr Petrovitch walked in and quite amiably, though with redoubled dignity, bowed to the ladies.

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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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