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Example sentences from the Web for amicable
Ours was an amicable split, borne out of practical necessity.
“It was a very peaceful, amicable, lovely divorce, where my siblings and I had a great, fun, healthy childhood,” he says.
The Microsoft-Ballmer split may be the rare case in which an amicable divorce leaves both parties richer.Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Finally Out After a 13-Year Reign|Daniel Gross|August 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Another, more terrible failure is that the family agreed to the “amicable solution” offered by their friends.A Rape Victim’s Suicide Proves Morocco’s Culture of Silence Must Go|Laila Lalami|March 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This dispute did not make for an amicable parting, according to investigators.Beautician’s Murder a Strange Tale of Contract Killing and a Sex Change|Winston Ross|February 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I wish to see if we can't arrive at some amicable settlement of the suit which I have been forced to bring.Down the Slope|James Otis
We was friends in business, and we let our amicable qualities lap over and season our hours of recreation and folly.Heart of the West|O. Henry
And you and the Marquis had better come to an amicable arrangement with me.The Parisians, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
I noticed that Mr Greenwood did not join in the amicable controversy.The Club of Queer Trades|G. K. Chesterton
She had led 139 her father, doubtless, to believe that it was an amicable talk that had been going on behind the closed door.Children of the Desert|Louis Dodge