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Synonyms for amicable

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Synonyms for amicable

of or befitting a friend or friends

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Antonyms for amicable

characterized by friendship and good will

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The bench had earlier said if it came to a conclusion that an amicable solution through mediation was not possible, then the court would commence day-to-day hearing in the matter.
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Already, the Constitution mandates courts 'to settle actual controversies.' 'To settle' means either (1) to decide after a long trial that is reviewable by appellate courts, or (2) to mediate an amicable settlement or compromise that is no longer appealable.
PARIS, Ramadan 23, 1438, June 18, 2017, SPA -- The European Union will be "amicable and firm" with Britain in Brexit negotiations due to start on Monday, and all possible options are on the table, the EU's Economic and Financial Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said, according to Reuters.
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I like the concept - to be as amicable as possible."
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