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unbelligerent

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agreeable, amiable, amicable, civil, compatible, congenial, cordial, friendly, genial, inoffensive.
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external
Definition:
Foreign; relating to or connected with foreign nations; as, external trade or commerce; the external relations of a state or kingdom.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
external, extraneous, outside.
extraneous
alien, detached, disconnected, disjoint, dissociated, eerie, estranged, exotic, extraneous, extraterrestrial, extrinsic, foreign, foreign-born, immaterial, impertinent, inadmissible, inapplicable, inappropriate, irrelevant, nonessential, other, outer, outlandish, outside, parenthetical, removed, segregated, separate, separated, strange, unaffiliated, unessential, unrelated, Unallied, disaffiliated, out of place.
objective
disinterested, exterior, impartial, objective, peripheral, surface, unbiased, non-subjective, detached, extrinsic, outer, outside.
ostensive
Semblant.
outlying
off-lying.
outside, extrinsic
alien, apparent, exterior, extraneous, foreign, independent, out, outer, outermost, outmost, outward, over, peripheral, superficial, surface, visible.
outward
face, outward, from within, toward the edge, exterior, extrinsic, objective, outer, outside, surface, to the eye, on the surface, the eye.
shallow
skin-deep.
noun
cognition
external.
external
exogenous, extraneous, extrinsic, foreign, international, outer, outside, outward.
outer
obvious, visible, open to the air.
Examples of usage:
  1. It seemed to him as though some external influence had penetrated his body, and forced him to move. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  2. But these are external ties, which may exist through many differences. – John Halifax, Gentleman by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  3. It would be absurd to say that there is any mystery in such a character as this, because it is formed from a known external influence- the influence of social opinion and the voice of the world. – Natural Law in the Spiritual World by Henry Drummond
  4. Sheriff Sumner had eight children living at one time, and with the natural desire to give them as good an education as his own, he could not afford to spend much on external elegances. – Cambridge Sketches by Frank Preston Stearns
  5. In that case there had been the external evidence of the bullet's location. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs

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