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amicable

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Synonyms and Antonyms of amicable

  1. 1 having or marked by agreement in feeling or action the contract negotiations between the hotel workers and management were reasonably amicable Synonyms of amicable agreeable, harmonious, compatible, congenial, frictionless, kindred, unanimous, unitedWords Related to amicable pacific, peaceable, peaceful; collaborating, cooperative, symbiotic, synergetic, synergic; noncompetitive, nonconflicting, uncompetitive; sympathetic, tolerant, understanding; affable, amiable, cordial, friendly, genial, neighborlyNear Antonyms of amicable antagonistic, antipathetic, clashing, conflicting, hostile, inimical, unfriendly; belligerent, contentious, quarrelsome; contradicting, contradictory, contrary, opposing, opposite; competing, competitive, rivaling (or rivalling)Antonyms of amicable disagreeable, discordant, disharmonious, disunited, incompatible, inharmonious, uncongenial

  2. 2 having or showing kindly feeling and sincere interest finds his coworkers at his new job just as amicable as he ever could have hoped Synonyms of amicable friendly, bonhomous, buddy-buddy, chummy, collegial, companionable, comradely, cordial, genial, hail-fellow, hail-fellow-well-met, hearty, matey [chiefly British], neighborly, palsy, palsy-walsy [slang], warm, warmheartedWords Related to amicable affable, agreeable, approachable, good-natured, good-tempered, gracious, nice, sweet; clubby, convivial, folksy, gregarious, hospitable, sociable, social; jolly, jovial, merry; extroverted (also extraverted), outgoing; brotherly, fraternal, sisterly; close, familiar, intimate; adoring, affectionate, devoted, fond, lovesome, loving, tender, tenderheartedNear Antonyms of amicable alienated, estranged; chilly, cold, cold-blooded, cool, frigid, frosty, glacial, icy, wintry (also wintery); unsociable, unsocial; aggressive, argumentative, bellicose, belligerent, combative, contentious, disputatious, pugnacious, quarrelsome, scrappy, truculent; inhospitable, inimicalAntonyms of amicable antagonistic, hostile, unfriendly

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to suppress quietly or indirectly

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