Associations to the word «Amenity»

Wiktionary

AMENITY, noun. Pleasantness.
AMENITY, noun. A thing or circumstance that is welcome and makes life a little easier or more pleasant.
AMENITY, noun. Convenience.
AMENITY, noun. (cartography) a unit pertaining to the infrastructure of a community, such as a public toilet, a postbox, a library etc.

Dictionary definition

AMENITY, noun. Pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions; "a well trained staff saw to the agreeableness of our accommodations"; "he discovered the amenities of reading at an early age".

Wise words

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