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amity
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Babbitt
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  • Then the amity of the dinner was destroyed by the nagging of the Swansons.
  • They parted on a high plane of amity and Christian helpfulness.
  • Gentlemen, it strikes me that each year at this annual occasion when friend and foe get together and lay down the battle-ax and let the waves of good-fellowship waft them up the flowery slopes of amity, it behooves us, standing together eye to eye and shoulder to shoulder as fellow-citizens of the best city in the world, to consider where we are both as regards ourselves and the common weal.

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  • If we cannot be close friends, we can at least live in amity.
  • That in alliance, amity, and oaths,
    Shakespeare, William  --  King Henry VI, Part 1

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