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Origin of kindness
SYNONYMS FOR kindness
OTHER WORDS FROM kindnessself-kindness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for kindness
If the situation turns one way—a neighbor who did you some kindness knocks on your door asking for a night of shelter—maybe you start down the path toward great humanity and courage.Believing in Monsters: David Livingstone Smith on the Subhuman - Facts So Romantic|Eric Schwitzgebel|September 11, 2020|Nautilus
Nonetheless, I will never forget the kindness the officers showed me.
So, I really value those people for who they are and the fact that they could treat me with kindness even though we disagree.Full Transcript: Tomi Lahren on ‘The Carlos Watson Show’|Daniel Malloy|August 31, 2020|Ozy
Yes, the universe will end, and everything that has ever happened, from the tiniest of human kindnesses to the grandest of cosmic explosions, will one day be erased from the record.‘The End of Everything’ explores the ways the universe could perish|Emily Conover|August 4, 2020|Science News
Developing regenerative technologies, which foster online kindness and empathy, and diversifying the tech field with women who research or are survivors of violence against women and girls could make a meaningful difference.Domestic Abusers Use Tech That Connects As A Weapon During Coronavirus Lockdowns|LGBTQ-Editor|June 19, 2020|No Straight News
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.