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kindhearted

[ kahynd-hahr-tid ]
/ ˈkaɪndˈhɑr tɪd /
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adjective
having or showing sympathy or kindness: a kindhearted woman.
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Origin of kindhearted

First recorded in 1525–35; kind1 + hearted

synonym study for kindhearted

See kind1.

OTHER WORDS FROM kindhearted

kind·heart·ed·ly, adverbkind·heart·ed·ness, nounun·kind·heart·ed, adjective

Words nearby kindhearted

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British Dictionary definitions for kindhearted

kind-hearted

adjective
characterized by kindness; sympathetic

Derived forms of kind-hearted

kind-heartedly, adverbkind-heartedness, noun
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