loving-kindness

[ luhv-ing-kahynd-nis ]
/ ˈlʌv ɪŋˈkaɪnd nɪs /
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noun

tender kindness motivated by or expressing affection.

Nearby words

  1. lovestruck,
  2. lovey,
  3. lovey-dovey,
  4. loving,
  5. loving cup,
  6. lovingest,
  7. lovingly,
  8. low,
  9. low archipelago,
  10. low beam

Origin of loving-kindness

First recorded in 1525–35

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