Meaning of KIND in English


Function: adjective

showing or having a gentle considerate nature FF1C; mother was a kind person, always willing to help others FF1E;

Synonyms: benign, benignant, good-hearted, kindly

Related Words: altruistic, benevolent, charitable, eleemosynary, humane, humanitarian, openhearted, philanthropic, propitious; compassionate, kindhearted, responsive, sympathetic, tender, warm, warmhearted; clement, forbearing, indulgent, lenient, merciful, tolerant; affable, amiable, cordial, genial, good-humored, good-natured, good-tempered, sweet-tempered; complaisant, obliging; gentle, good

Contrasted Words: cruel, fell, fierce, inhuman, savage; hard, harsh, rough; grim, implacable, merciless, unrelenting

Antonyms: unkind

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