benignity

DEFINITIONS OF: benignity

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n the quality of being kind and gentle

Synonyms:
benignancy, graciousness
Antonyms:
malignance, malignancy, malignity
quality of being disposed to evil; intense ill will
Type of:
good, goodness
moral excellence or admirableness

n a kind act

Synonyms:
kindness
Types:
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benefaction, benevolence
an act intending or showing kindness and good will
cupboard love
a show of affection motivated by selfishness
favor, favour
an act of gracious kindness
forgiveness, pardon
the act of excusing a mistake or offense
endearment
the act of showing affection
consideration, thoughtfulness
a considerate and thoughtful act
good turn, turn
a favor for someone
condonation
a pardon by treating the offender as if the offense had not occurred
exculpation
the act of freeing from guilt or blame
Type of:
action
something done (usually as opposed to something said)
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