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  Words related to kind

Related / Similar Words: sort, form, variety, good-hearted, kindly, openhearted, genial, thoughtful, tolerant, merciful

 

Definition:
  • a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality; "sculpture is a form of art"; "what kinds of desserts are there?";
  • generously responsive; "good-hearted but inept efforts to help"; "take a kindly interest"; "a kindly gentleman"; "an openhearted gift to charity";
  • conducive to comfort; beneficial; "the genial sunshine"; "a kind climate"; "hot summer pavements are anything but kind to the feet";
  • showing consideration and anticipation of needs; "it was thoughtful of you to bring flowers"; "a neighbor showed thoughtful attention";
  • tolerant and forgiving under provocation; "our neighbor was very kind about the window our son broke";
  • liberal; "kind words of praise";
  • helpful to other people; "helping an old lady with her bundles was his kind deed for the day";
  • agreeable; "a dry climate kind to asthmatics";
  • characterized by mercy, and compassion; "compassionate toward disadvantaged people"; "kind to animals"; "a humane judge";
  • having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature; used especially of persons and their behavior; "kind to sick patients"; "a kind master"; "kind words showing understanding and sympathy"; "thanked her for her kind letter";
  • expressing sympathy;

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    See Also: benevolent, good, benign, benignant, good-natured, merciful, soft

     

    Hyponyms: description, type, antitype, art form, style, flavor, flavour, color, colour, species, genus, brand, make, genre, ilk, manner, model, stripe, the like, the likes of

     

    Attributes: kindness

     

    Derivational Morphology: classify, class, sort, assort, sort out, separate

     

    Anagrams: dink, DINK

     

    Language Translations:
    Catalan: maco   Danish: rar  
    Dutch: aardig   Finnish: ystävällinen  
    French: gentil   German: freundlich  
    Italian: gentile   Polish: miły  
    Russian: добрый   Serbian: prijatan  
    Slovenian: prijazen   Swedish: snäll  
     
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