amiability

  • 1 Amiability — A mi*a*bil i*ty, n. The quality of being amiable; amiableness; sweetness of disposition. [1913 Webster] Every excellency is a degree of amiability. Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 amiability — index benevolence (disposition to do good), comity, courtesy, rapprochement Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 amiability — (n.) 1807; see AMIABLE (Cf. amiable) + ITY (Cf. ity). Amiableness is recorded from 1530s …

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  • 4 amiability — [[t]e͟ɪmiəbɪ̱lɪti[/t]] N UNCOUNT Amiability is the quality of being friendly and pleasant. [WRITTEN] I found his amiability charming. Syn: friendliness …

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  • 5 amiability — amiable ► ADJECTIVE ▪ friendly and pleasant in manner. DERIVATIVES amiability noun amiably adverb. ORIGIN Old French, from Latin amicabilis friendly, amicable …

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  • 6 amiability — noun see amiable …

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  • 7 amiability — See amiable. * * * …

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  • 8 amiability — noun /eɪ.mi.ʌˈbɪl.ə.ti/ A cheerful and friendly disposition; approachable. Syn: affability, amicability, approachability, cordiality See Also: amiable, ami …

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  • 9 amiability — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being pleasant and friendly: affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amenity, amiableness, congeniality, congenialness, cordiality, cordialness, friendliness, geniality, genialness, pleasantness,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 10 amiability — a·mi·a·bil·i·ty || ‚eɪmjÉ™ bɪlÉ™tɪ n. friendliness; pleasantness, agreeableness; hospitality, cordiality …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 11 amiability — n. Loveliness, kindliness, kindness, amiableness, benignity, amenity, affability, obligingness, winsomeness, attractiveness, kind heartedness, fellow feeling, good feeling, good humor, good temper, sweet temper, sweetness of disposition …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 12 amiability — n 1. pleasantness, pleasingness, amenity, likeableness, good naturedness, good humoredness; delightfulness, sweetness, sweet temperedness, lovableness; kindness, kindliness, complaisance, kind heartedness, benignancy; attractiveness, comeliness,… …

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  • 13 amiability — ami·a·bil·i·ty …

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  • 14 amiability — See: amiable …

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  • 15 amiability — noun 1. a cheerful and agreeable mood • Syn: ↑good humor, ↑good humour, ↑good temper • Ant: ↑ill humor (for: ↑good humor) • Derivationally related …

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  • 16 Amy and Amiability — Infobox Television episode Title = Amy and Amiability Series = Blackadder Caption = Amy Hardwood, wetter than a haddock s bathing costume Airdate = 15 October 1987 Writer = Ben Elton Richard Curtis Director = Mandie Fletcher Guests = Miranda… …

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  • 17 amiable — amiability, amiableness, n. amiably, adv. /ay mee euh beuhl/, adj. 1. having or showing pleasant, good natured personal qualities; affable: an amiable disposition. 2. friendly; sociable: an amiable greeting; an amiable gathering. 3. agreeable;… …

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  • 18 List of minor Blackadder characters — Contents 1 Lord Angus 2 Anon 3 Tally Applebottom 4 Thomas Applebottom 5 The Balladeer …

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  • 19 sweetness and light — noun a mild reasonableness when he learned who I was he became all sweetness and light • Hypernyms: ↑affability, ↑affableness, ↑amiability, ↑amiableness, ↑bonhomie, ↑geniality * * * noun …

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  • 20 The Loaded Dog — is a popular short story by iconic Australian writer and poet Henry Lawson. The humorous storyline concerns three easy going goldminers and their dog, and the farcical consequences of leaving a bomb cartridge unattended.Plot summaryEasygoing… …

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