amicability
noun see amicable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Amicability — Am i*ca*bil i*ty, n. The quality of being amicable; friendliness; amicableness. Ash. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • amicability — index rapprochement Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • amicability — (n.) 1650s, see AMICABLE (Cf. amicable) + ITY (Cf. ity) …   Etymology dictionary

  • amicability — See amicable. * * * …   Universalium

  • amicability — noun The state or quality of being amicable or friendly …   Wiktionary

  • amicability — n. friendliness; affableness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • amicability — am·i·ca·bil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • amicability — noun 1. a disinclination to quarrel • Syn: ↑amicableness • Hypernyms: ↑friendliness 2. having a disposition characterized by warmth and friendliness • Syn: ↑amicableness • Derivationally related form …   Useful english dictionary

  • amicable — amicability, amicableness, n. amicably, adv. /am i keuh beuhl/, adj. characterized by or showing goodwill; friendly; peaceable: an amicable settlement. [1425 75; late ME < LL amicabilis, equiv. to amic(us) friend, friendly + abilis ABLE; cf.… …   Universalium

  • amicableness — noun 1. a disinclination to quarrel • Syn: ↑amicability • Hypernyms: ↑friendliness 2. having a disposition characterized by warmth and friendliness • Syn: ↑amicability • Derivationally related forms …   Useful english dictionary

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