kindly

[ kahynd-lee ]
/ ˈkaɪnd li /

adjective, kind·li·er, kind·li·est.

adverb

Origin of kindly

before 900; Middle English kyndly (adj. and adv.), Old English gecyndelīc natural, gecyndelīce naturally; see kind1, -ly
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British Dictionary definitions for kindly

kindly

/ (ˈkaɪndlɪ) /

adjective -lier or -liest

adverb

Derived Forms

kindliness, noun
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Idioms and Phrases with kindly

kindly


see take kindly to.

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