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Sport a match played for its own sake, and not as part of a competition, etc.
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"Got a light?" he asked, in the friendliest possible manner.
To the ignorant eye the one result produced is an impression of perfect luxury and comfort, united in the friendliest combination, and developed on the largest scale.
She was the brightest, friendliest, merriest thing when she was a child, Anne.
In the course of three or four days' reign his bearing was changed and his plans quite fixed: he determined to rule justly and honestly, to depose Lady Southdown, and to be on the friendliest possible terms with all the relations of his blood.
I thereupon put the matter in the right view before her, in the friendliest and most comforting words I could find.
Lecount, rising, with the friendliest anxiety to make herself useful.
He is in the friendliest condition towards his species and will drink with most of them.
Known as one of the friendliest marine creatures, they feed on plankton and small organisms and are harmless to humans.
"If we claim to be the friendliest five-star hotel in Dubai then we should look the part," said Allan.
In an effort to claim the friendliest five-star hotel in Dubai, the property is pushing for a first-name basis address and will enforce punishment in the form of a cash fine for those who slip up, a statement from the hotel said.
At the time, Diesel was described as the 'friendliest, daftest, sweetest dog' by police who reunited him with his owners.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan has been ranked the world's top travel destination for 2018 by the British Backpacker Society, which described Pakistan as 'one of the friendliest countries on earth, with mountain scenery that is beyond anyone's wildest imagination'.