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Origin of kindness
SYNONYMS FOR kindness
OTHER WORDS FROM kindnessself-kindness, noun
Words nearby kindness
Example sentences from the Web for kindness
She is incapable of responding to kindness and enquiry, even very gentle flirting on the part of a co-worker.
Dr. Edwards warns that Dawn is not acting out of the kindness of her heart—but then again, Dr. Edwards is shady as hell, too.The Walking Dead’s ‘Crossed’: The Stage Is Now Set for a Bloody, Deadly Midseason Finale|Melissa Leon|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is to be admired for his kindness and genuine pastoral concern for all the members of his flock.Pope Francis Pushes the Church Another Step Further on Gays|Gene Robinson|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Spall plays him brilliantly as a grumbling, grunting beast of a man whose sensitivity and kindness emerges slowly.Mike Leigh Is the Master Filmmaker Who Hates Hollywood|Nico Hines|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Where respect and kindness and of course ‘safety first’ are always our main priorities.How Brooklyn’s First Ice Cream Girl Fought City Hall–and Won|Michael Daly|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They can be led by a single hair of kindness—fanatical power may crush but can never drive them.Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution|L. Carroll Judson
"Yes," said Tussie, his eyes on her mouth—surely a mouth only made for kindness and gentle words.The Princess Priscilla's Fortnight|Elizabeth von Arnim
And interesting heroic men coming and going in swarms and being so grateful for kindness and entertainment.Robin|Frances Hodgson Burnett
Newman had a kindness for old memories, but he found it impossible not to perceive that Tristram was nowadays a very light weight.The American|Henry James
There are thousands for whom a blow is a better thing than expostulation, persuasion, or any sort of kindness.A Rough Shaking|George MacDonald
British Dictionary definitions for kindness
Idioms and Phrases with kindness
see kill with kindness; milk of human kindness.