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amiable

adjective uk   /ˈeɪ.mi.ə.bl̩/ us  
pleasant and friendly: He seemed an amiable young man. So amiable was the mood of the meeting that a decision was soon reached.
amiably
adverb uk   /-bli/ us  
They were chatting quite amiably on the phone last night so I assumed everything was okay.
amiability
noun [U] uk   /ˌeɪ.mi.əˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/
I hate all that false amiability that goes on at parties.
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