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amiable
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  • I watched my master’s face pass from amiability to sternness;
  • She regarded the pillows for a long time and the sight of them awakened in her mind secret, amiable memories.
  • Mrs. Kearney brought her daughter over to them, and talked to them amiably.
  • Everyone was astounded (the author of the witticism no less than his neighbours) and Miss Delacour, who was a stout amiable person, began to smile broadly.
  • "Very well," said Gabriel amiably, as he took another preparatory draught, "kindly forget my existence, ladies and gentlemen, for a few minutes."
  • A look at her?" said Corley, more amiably.

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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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