What does kindness mean?

Definitions for kindnessˈkaɪnd nɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kindness(noun)

    the quality of being warmhearted and considerate and humane and sympathetic

  2. forgivingness, kindness(noun)

    tendency to be kind and forgiving

  3. kindness, benignity(noun)

    a kind act

Wiktionary

  1. kindness(Noun)

    The state of being kind.

  2. kindness(Noun)

    An instance of kind or charitable behaviour.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kindness(adj)

    the state or quality of being kind, in any of its various senses; manifestation of kind feeling or disposition beneficence

  2. Kindness(adj)

    a kind act; an act of good will; as, to do a great kindness

Freebase

  1. Kindness

    Kindness is the act or the state of being kind, being marked by good and charitable behavior, pleasant disposition, and concern for others. It is known as a virtue, and recognized as a value in many cultures and religions. Research has shown that acts of kindness does not only benefit receivers of the kind act, but also the giver, as a result of the release of neurotransmitters responsible for feelings of contentment and relaxation when such acts are committed.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kindness in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kindness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marcos Miranda:

    He had the kindest eyes you could see. They radiated kindness and compassion.

  2. Mao Zedong:

    Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

  3. Rory Herrmann:

    He was full of knowledge and kindness and goodness. ... He always wanted to share the great and beautiful things in life.

  4. Barack Obama:

    Jesus lived a life of peace, love, kindness and forgiveness, during the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season, may we all do our best to follow his example.

  5. Director Tatia Pilieva:

    It felt so real and sincere and it was, they shed all these layers in front of our eyes and in front of the cameras and that sweetness and kindness resonated with people.

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