Example sentences for: amiable

How can you use “amiable” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Through all such intensely concocted efforts, year after year, set ablaze by fierce lights and lashed at by loud music, rows of tall, beautiful, amiable young women stride and pause and turn, obligingly decked in strands of rope, piles of feathers, patches of metal, mountains of taffeta.

  • This serialized myth presents a roster of stock characters--among them, the erotic dynamo, male; the erotic dynamo, female; the sexless genius, male only; the sexless workaholic, female only; the amiable doofus--to nobly embody or disgracefully lack the qualities we prize.

  • It is impressive that such a warm and amiable fellow--and he was--could be so profoundly wrong at least twice.

  • Everyone covering the race is looking for a comparison point for Bush, and I've decided it's Reagan: amiable, genial, an advocate of broad principles instead of specific policies, and blessed with good fortune and an utter coating of Teflon.

  • Also, since most specific names contain words that are more descriptive than those used in the names of the various general--like the Latin words for modest, beautiful, amiable , and magnificent , for example--there are not enough to go around, not just for other genera, but for the millions of other living things in all the tribes, families, orders, and classes in the animal and vegetable kingdoms.


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