Amicable

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Amicable: Friendly proceeding from, or exhibiting, friendliness afterthe manner of friends peaceable as, an amicable disposition, orarrangement.That which was most remark Do you have knowledge, Definitions or data to publish about Amicable? Dictionary UK is open for edits.

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Meaning of Amicable:

1. Friendly

2. proceeding from, or exhibiting, friendliness

3. afterthe manner of friends

4. peaceable

5. as, an amicable disposition, orarrangement.That which was most remarkable in this contest was . . . the amicablemanner in which it was managed. Prideoux.Amicable action (Law.), an action commenced and prosecuted byamicable consent of the parties, for the purpose of obtaining adecision of the court on some matter of law involved in it. Bouvier.Burrill. Amicable numbers (Math.), two numbers, each of which is equal tothe sum of all the aliquot parts of the other.Syn. Friendly

6. peaceable

7. kind

8. harmonious. Amicable, Friendly. Neither of these words denotes any greatwarmth of affection, since friendly has by no means the same strengthas its noun friendship. It does, however, imply something of realcordiality

9. while amicable supposes very little more than that theparties referred to are not disposed to quarrel. Hence, we speak ofamicable relations between two countries, an amicable adjustment ofdifficulties. "Those who entertain friendly feelings toward eachother can live amicably together."

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