kindhearted

[ kahynd-hahr-tid ]
/ ˈkaɪndˈhɑr tɪd /

adjective

having or showing sympathy or kindness: a kindhearted woman.

Origin of kindhearted

First recorded in 1525–35; kind1 + hearted

Related forms

kind·heart·ed·ly, adverbkind·heart·ed·ness, nounun·kind·heart·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for kind-hearted

kind-hearted


adjective

characterized by kindness; sympathetic

Derived Forms

kind-heartedly, adverbkind-heartedness, noun
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