kindliness

[ kahynd-lee-nis ]
/ ˈkaɪnd li nɪs /

noun

the state or quality of being kindly; benevolence.
a kindly deed.

Nearby words

  1. kindheartedly,
  2. kindjal,
  3. kindle,
  4. kindless,
  5. kindlessly,
  6. kindling,
  7. kindly,
  8. kindness,
  9. kindred,
  10. kindred spirit

Origin of kindliness

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at kindly, -ness

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