amicableness

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n amicableness having a disposition characterized by warmth and friendliness
    • n amicableness a disinclination to quarrel
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Amicableness The quality of being amicable; amicability.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n amicableness The quality of being amicable, peaceable, friendly, or disposed to peace; a disposition to preserve peace and friendship; friendliness.
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Usage

In literature:

Pitt soon afterward had an audience equally amicable with the prince.
"Beaux and Belles of England" by Mary Robinson
While Mr. Monday was disposed to take things amicably, Mr.
"Homeward Bound" by James Fenimore Cooper
I was at Edinburgh lately, and settled finally with Mr. Creech; and I must own, that at last, he has been amicable and fair with me.
"The Letters of Robert Burns" by Robert Burns
On getting here, finding him to be amicable, I tried him on.
"Punchinello, Vol. 1, No. 4, April 23, 1870" by Various
The affair was amicably settled.
"The Works of Lord Byron: Letters and Journals, Volume 2." by Lord Byron
The three were very amicably conversing.
"The Vizier of the Two-Horned Alexander" by Frank R. Stockton
It seems, then, that the bearers of the flag were amicably received by the Indians.
"Wyandotte" by James Fenimore Cooper
I walked the greater part of the way with him, and our conversation was of the most amicable character.
"The Old Man in the Corner" by Baroness Orczy
Mr. Enville shook hands very amicably with George Cannon, and instantly departed.
"Hilda Lessways" by Arnold Bennett
Even her brother amicably spoken of.
"Clarissa, Volume 5 (of 9)" by Samuel Richardson
J'ai eu aujourd'hui un long entretien sur un ton amical avec l'Ambassadeur d'Autriche-Hongrie.
"Why We Are At War (2nd Edition, revised)" by Members of the Oxford Faculty of Modern History
It was my desire to amicably trade my wife off to him for his charming sister, but the deal hangs fire.
"Truxton King" by George Barr McCutcheon
In 1844 to dispose amicably of this great territory, which was much desired by several of the Powers, a conference was held at Berlin.
"The Congo and Coasts of Africa" by Richard Harding Davis
The interested parties are free to arrange their disputes amicably by means of arbitrators chosen by themselves.
"The Fight For The Republic in China" by Bertram Lenox Putnam Weale
A "friendly" Strike, you call it; "amicable"!
"Punch, Or The London Charivari, Volume 102, March 12, 1892" by Various
They cannot but remain face to face, and intercourse, either amicable or hostile, must continue between them.
"American Eloquence, Volume IV. (of 4) Studies In American Political History (1897)" by Various
Perhaps Penton, Hildreth and I could all three join in amicable accord, over the solution of our difficulty, along radical and idealistic lines.
"Tramping on Life" by Harry Kemp
Especially did he feel the weight of the amice, which was like a heavy iron helmet crushed down over his shoulders.
"The City and the World and Other Stories" by Francis Clement Kelley
The whole thing can be arranged amicably; there is no reason why anyone should know anything about it.
"A Doll's House" by Henrik Ibsen
From this moment an amicable settlement with Great Britain was assured.
"Stephen A. Douglas" by Allen Johnson
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In poetry:

A woman climbs in
with two market bags,
brisk, freckled, elderly.
"A grand night. Yes, sir,
all the way to Boston."
She regards us amicably.
"The Moose" by Elizabeth Bishop
Midons sui om et amics e servire,
e no.lh en quer mais autras amistatz
mas c'a celat los seus bels olhs me vire,
que gran be.m fan ades can sui iratz;
e ren lor en laus e merces e gratz,
qu'el mon non ai amic que tan me valha.
"Per mels cobrir lo mal pes (Anne)" by Bernard De Ventadorn
Tway Mice, full Blythe and Amicable,
Batten beside Erle Robert's Table.
Lies there ne Trap their Necks to catch,
Ne old black Cat their Steps to watch.
Their Fill they eat of Fowl and Fish;
Feast-lyche as Heart of Mouse mote wish.
"Erle Robert's Mice. In Chaucer's Style" by Matthew Prior

In news:

Flacco's agent foresees amicable contract talks with Ravens.
Yes, You Really Can Have An Amicable Divorce.
An Amicable Collision of Cultures.
ALICO building, Waco's American Amicable sold to Canadian company.
The sale of Waco-based American Amicable Group is complete, the new owner announced Tuesday.
After amicable Tide-Gottfried divorce, why not swing for the fences.
Britain's Prudential Bids For Scottish Amicable .
Halle Berry, Gabriel Aubry reach 'amicable' but mysterious deal.
Halle Berry makes 'amicable' deal with child's dad.
"The parties have reached an amicable agreement," lawyers' statement says.
Halle Berry makes 'amicable' deal with ex.
Amicable Church kicks off interfaith conversation.
MALOOF & NASSIF'S AMICABLE SETTLEMENT.
LOS ANGELES — As he walked out of Staples Center after the Rockets' shootaround yesterday, Jeremy Lin chatted amicably with two reporters.
Halle Berry, Gabriel Aubry reach 'amicable' but mysterious deal.
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In science:

Perseus – Churazov, et al. 2003), and some dyn amically relaxed clusters do not host a cool core (e.g. A 963 in this work).
A Hubble Space Telescope Lensing Survey of X-ray Luminous Galaxy Clusters: IV. Mass, Structure and Thermodynamics of Cluster Cores at z=0.2
Ami64] Yvette Amice, Interpolation p-adique, Bull.
On measure-preserving ${\mathcal C}^1$ transformations of compact-open subsets of non-archimedean local fields
Amice & J. V´elu, Distributions p-adiques associ´ees aux s´eries de Hecke, Journ´ees Arithm´etiques de Bordeaux (Conf., Univ.
Critical p-adic L-function
Pomerance, On the Distribution of Amicable Numbers, J.
The iterated Carmichael lambda function
Am–V] Amice Y.,Velu J.: Distributions p-adiques associ´ees aux s´eries de Hecke, Journ´ees Arithm´etiques de Bordeaux (Conf.
Generalized Kummer congruences and $p$-adic families of motives
There is the possibility of inserting “dyn amic ” commands to include other topic, insert the user’s name or the date of the day, and so on.
WebTeach in practice: the entrance test to the Engineering faculty in Florence
The authors wish to thank amically Etienne Parizot for profound discussions and Paul Sommers for fruitful ob jections and discussions.
Angular Power Spectrum Estimation of Cosmic Ray Anisotropies with Full or Partial Sky Coverage
Stoica, ”Space-time diversity using or thogonal and amicable orthogonal designs,” in Proc.
Maximum-rate, Minimum-Decoding-Complexity STBCs from Clifford Algebras
Tjhung, “Algebraic relation ship between Amicable Orthogonal Design and Quasi-Orthogonal STBC with minimum decoding complexity,” ICC 2006. C.
Maximum-rate, Minimum-Decoding-Complexity STBCs from Clifford Algebras
Treatment of isolated chondral and osteochondral defects in the knee by autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis (AMIC).
Accounting for the thickness effect in dynamic spherical indentation of a viscoelastic layer: Application to non-destructive testing of articular cartilage
This is not meant to imply that the basic mechanism has been found in their multi-dimensional character or that a compelling consensus has been amicably reached.
Towards a Synthesis of Core-Collapse Supernova Theory
Stoica, ”Space-time diversity using orthogonal and amicable orthogonal designs,” in Proc.
High-rate, Multi-Symbol-Decodable STBCs from Clifford Algebras
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