A*men"i*ty (#), n.; pl. Amenities (#). [F. am'enit'e, L. amoenitas, fr. amoenus pleasant.]

The quality of being pleasant or agreeable, whether in respect to situation, climate, manners, or disposition; pleasantness; civility; suavity; gentleness.

A sweetness and amenity of temper. Buckle.

This climate has not seduced by its amenities. W. Howitt.


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