adverb see amicable

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  • Amicably — Am i*ca*bly, adv. In an amicable manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • amicably — (adv.) 1630s, from AMICABLE (Cf. amicable) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • amicably — amicable UK US /ˈæmɪkəbl/ adjective ► pleasant and friendly, often despite a difficult situation: »His manner was perfectly amicable but I felt uncomfortable. »an amicable debate ► an amicable agreement is achieved without arguments or anger: an… …   Financial and business terms

  • amicably — adv. Amicably is used with these verbs: ↑chat, ↑live, ↑resolve, ↑settle …   Collocations dictionary

  • amicably — amicable ► ADJECTIVE ▪ friendly and without disagreement. DERIVATIVES amicably adverb. ORIGIN Latin amicabilis, from amicus friend …   English terms dictionary

  • amicably — adverb in an amicable manner they separated amicably • Derived from adjective: ↑amicable …   Useful english dictionary

  • amicably — See amicability. * * * …   Universalium

  • amicably — adverb a) friendly; in an amicable manner. b) characterized by an absence of antagonism, especially in commonly difficult situations …   Wiktionary

  • amicably — am·i·ca·bly || æmɪkÉ™blɪ adj. in a friendly manner, amiably, cordially …   English contemporary dictionary

  • amicably — am·i·ca·bly …   English syllables

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