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amiable
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • He was still smiling in the most amiable manner.
  • He disappeared into his bedroom and returned in a few minutes in the character of an amiable and simple-minded Nonconformist clergyman.
  • The daughter was of a good, amiable disposition, but affectionate and warm-hearted in her ways, so that it was evident that with her fair personal advantages, and her little income, she would not be allowed to remain single long.
  • "He seems a very amiable person," said Holmes, laughing.
  • I was driven over by my employer, who was as amiable as ever, and was introduced by him that evening to his wife and the child.
  • His wife is a very tall and strong woman with a sour face, as silent as Mrs. Rucastle and much less amiable.

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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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