noun, plural mer·cies for 4, 5.
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Example sentences from the Web for mercy
I must confess to a fugitive and irrational wish that he might find some small mercies there.Tupac and Murray Kempton: The Godfather Who Wore Tweed|Michael Daly|June 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Robert Duvall won for Tender Mercies in a role similar to Bridges'.
So why not just send KSM to Port-au-Prince, I ask, and submit him to the tender mercies of Haitian justice?
Put us not to confusion, but deal with us according to thy meekness, and according to the multitude of thy mercies.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Radical groups cheer in a spirit of thankfulness for small mercies.
Bless to us our extraordinary mercies; if the day come when these must be taken, have us play the man under affliction.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
The prisoner leaned out and shook forth her ribbons—Mother of Mercies!God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
Execrated by all good Christians, we pray the Father of Mercies, that he may receive that mercy above he never imparted below.Fox's Book of Martyrs|John Foxe
British Dictionary definitions for mercy
noun plural -cies
Word Origin for mercy
Idioms and Phrases with mercy
see at the mercy of.