amiably

All Adverb
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  • He looked up amiably from the book before him and read trouble in her face. Cited from The House Behind The Cedars, Charles W. Chesnutt
  • He came forward to me very amiably, holding out his hand. Cited from The Secret City, by Hugh Walpole
  • But in his heart he thought he could, and smiled at his sister amiably. Cited from The Longest Journey, by E. M. Forster
  • Amiably serious he laid his hand on his "dear young friend's" arm. Cited from Within The Tides, by Joseph Conrad
  • We separated most amiably, each hoping the other would eventually see things in their true light. Cited from Camp-Fire and Cotton-Field, by Thomas W. Knox
  • "Won't you include me in the list, my love?" asked her husband amiably. Cited from The Astonishing History of Troy Town, by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • After having sex, they talk with each other amiably, then fall asleep.
  • This album was also unsuccessful, and the band split amiably following its release.
  • Mr. Mountain had amiably spent her little fortune and his own. Cited from Virginians, By William Makepeace Thackeray
  • She, too, had been waiting her opportunity to speak, and she now took it -- not amiably. Cited from Heart and Science, by Wilkie Collins
  • When she nodded amiably, he turned away and went out into the hall, where he found his father waiting. Cited from One Man in His Time, by Ellen Glasgow
  • Up the field, just beyond them, the great empty automobile stood amiably at rest. Cited from The White Linen Nurse, by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
  • But there was no escape, and carrying it off amiably we shook hands. Cited from Marse Henry (Vol. 2), by Henry Watterson
  • He knew all the celebrities, and most amiably pointed them out to me. Cited from Courts of Memory, by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  • "Are you looking for some one?" she asked amiably, having noted his air of inquiry. Cited from The Colonel's Dream, by Charles W. Chesnutt
  • She looked at him amiably, then pushed back her chair. Cited from The Iron Woman, by Margaret Deland
  • She was one who was clearly the one amiably feeling. Cited from Matisse Picasso and Gertrude Stein, by Gertrude Stein
  • He stopped in time and forced himself to smile amiably. Cited from Potash & Perlmutter, by Montague Glass
  • "Why should he when she had enough for both?" she urged, amiably. Cited from The Secret of a Happy Home (1896), by Marion Harland
  • "You don't mind if I go?" he said more amiably. Cited from The Adventures of Sally, by P. G. Wodehouse
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