[a-mee; English a-mee, ah-mee]

noun, plural a·mies [a-mee; English a-meez, ah-meez] /aˈmi; English æˈmiz, ɑˈmiz/. French.

a female friend.
a girlfriend or female lover. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of amie

Historical Examples of amie

  • “Mon amie, I do not myself see how that signifies,” said he in reply.

  • I will explain it to you after, mon amie, when this anger shall have passed away.

    Chicot the Jester

    Alexandre Dumas, Pere

  • Flirtation is a crooked business, and you are straight, mon amie.

  • The Amie du Drapeau tossed off her sixth glass of champagne.

    Under Two Flags

    Ouida [Louise de la Ramee]

  • In the next scene we find Amie suffering from the effect of Karol's kiss.

British Dictionary definitions for amie



a female friend
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