Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In an amenable manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb In an amenable manner.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb In an amenable manner.

Etymologies

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amenable +‎ -ly

Examples

  • Zuckerberg amenably agrees to pose with them for a photo to be posted on Facebook, of course.

    The Facebook Effect

  • When offered the scalpel, she amenably turned the overture aside, blaming her reticence on the uncharacteristic nausea that had settled over her the previous day while working on the neck.

    Body of Knowledge

  • To go 67 to 69 like Reagan and Tip O'Neill did, for people under 55, is amenably doable.

    Crooks and Liars

  • You (along with Mr Chidambaram) have kept us very amenably afloat during the ongoing economic slowdown.

    Top Stories - Google News

  • Miraculously, Mayor Amicone, amenably supported by Yonkers City Council President Chuck

    Yonkers Tribune

  • “I think you’re doing the best thing,” she said amenably.

    The Search

  • “I think you’re doing the best thing,” she said amenably.

    The Search

  • “I think you’re doing the best thing,” she said amenably.

    The Search

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  • Amen to that, US Congress.

    March 2, 2011