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amicable
used in Atlas Shrugged

5 uses
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Definition
a friendly manner — especially in a difficult situation
  • Mr. Rearden, this is an amicable discussion.
    2.1 Part 2 Chapter 1 — The Man Who Belonged on Earth (67% in)
  • I am not helping you to pretend that this is any sort of amicable discussion.
    2.1 Part 2 Chapter 1 — The Man Who Belonged on Earth (68% in)
  • There are ways to avoid it, to get things settled amicably —if one knows the right people.
    2.4 Part 2 Chapter 4 — The Sanction of the Victim (5% in)
  • But he was a placid, amicable fellow, who made a good fireman with no hope of ever rising to engineer; his husky muscles were his only asset.
    2.7 Part 2 Chapter 7 — The Moratorium on Brains (92% in)
  • There's no reason why things should not be handled amicably.
    3.8 Part 3 Chapter 8 — The Egoist (46% in)

There are no more uses of "amicable" in Atlas Shrugged.

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