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"amiable" in British English

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amiableadjective

uk   /ˈeɪ.mi.ə.bəl/  us   /ˈeɪ.mi.ə.bəl/
amiably
adverb uk   /ˈeɪ.mi.ə.bli/  us   /ˈeɪ.mi.ə.bli/
They were chatting quite amiably on the phone last night so I assumed everything was okay.
amiability
noun [U] uk   /ˌeɪ.mi.əˈbɪl.ə.ti/  us   /ˌeɪ.mi.əˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/
I hate all that false amiability that goes on at parties.
(Definition of amiable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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amiableadjective

 us   /ˈeɪ·mi·ə·bəl/
pleasant and friendly: He was amiable and charming, and he possessed an ability to make people feel comfortable in his presence.
(Definition of amiable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “amiable”
in Vietnamese nhã nhặn…
in Spanish afable, amable…
in Malaysian menyenangkan…
in Thai เป็นมิตร…
in French aimable…
in German liebenswürdig…
in Chinese (Traditional) 和藹可親的,親切的, 令人愉悅的, 友好的…
in Russian любезный…
in Turkish samimi, uysal, iyi huylu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 和蔼可亲的,亲切的, 令人愉悦的, 友好的…
in Indonesian ramah…
in Polish miły…
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