UnivSource.com - Your Most Comprehensive Source for Information on Universities
  Web UnivSource.com

You're Here : UnivSource Home > Vocabulary Builder (Beta Version)

The current version of the vocabulary builder covers over 2720 words & is useful for students preparing for academic English examinations such as SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. Now you can also listen to the pronunciation of words. - Refer a Friend.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

amicable (adj) polite and friendly; not quarrelsome.

An amicable settlement of a dispute is a settlement that satisfies both the parties. When two persons have friendly relations and are polite to each other, they have amicable relations. Irritable people cannot have amicable relations with others. When the relations between two persons are amicable, there can be no quarrels or even arguments between them. An amicable settlement excludes the delay and the expenses of a court settlement.

  • After years of litigation, the two companies realized the loss of time and money, and started negotiations which led to an amicable settlement of their differences.
  • Mathew's desire for amicable relations with his friends and partners makes him enjoy the good will of every one he has contacts with.
Useful Links
Download Our iPhone App
Download Our Android App
Earn Your Degree Online
Earn Your Art & Design Degree Online
Earn Your Business Degree Online
Earn Your Culinary Degree Online
Earn Your Education Degree Online
Earn Your Health Care Degree Online
Earn Your Law & Justice Degree Online
Earn Your Psychology Degree Online
Earn Your Technicians Degree Online
Earn Your Technology Degree Online
US Universities by Name
US Universities by Program
US Universities by State
Canadian Universities by Name
Canadian Universities by Region

Last Modified : 11-May 2009
Best viewed with 1024 x 768 resolution & Microsoft Internet Explorer