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ˈkaɪnd nɪsKind·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kindnessnoun

    the quality of being warmhearted and considerate and humane and sympathetic

  2. forgivingness, kindnessnoun

    tendency to be kind and forgiving

  3. kindness, benignitynoun

    a kind act


  1. kindnessnoun

    The state of being kind.

  2. kindnessnoun

    An instance of kind or charitable behaviour.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kindnessadjective

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

  2. Kindnessadjective

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


  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.

Editors Contribution

  1. kindness

    The quality of being kind.

    The kindness shown was so beautiful and made our hearts feel such love towards each other.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020  

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  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

Examples of Kindness in a Sentence


    Anyone who is devoid of true love is undoubtedly devoid of kindness. Yes! you heard me right and mind you, anybody who is devoid of kindness is equally cruel or inhumane. I mean, he or she is abysmal (extremely bad). You can say I said so anyway. ~Emeasoba George

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Beating drums while doing a kindness to somone is a very ugly show of ego!

  3. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    When you are giving, give with love and kindness.

  4. MordyQuotes:

    No act of kindness is too small to be worth doing, it might mean nothing to you but it can mean the world to another.

  5. Miley Cyrus:

    She doesnt really let me call her a godmother. She likes fairy godmother much better, [She deserves this honor], No. 1, [because of] her kindness.

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