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Princeton's WordNet

  1. benignly, benignantlyadverb

    in a benign manner

    "this drug is benignly soporific"


  1. benignlyadverb

    In a benign manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Benignlyadverb

    Favourably; kindly; graciously.

    Etymology: from benign.

    ’Tis amazement more than love,
    Which her radiant eyes do move;
    If less splendour wait on thine,
    Yet they so benignly shine,
    I would turn my dazled sight
    To behold their milder light. Edmund Waller.

    Oh truly good, and truly great!
    For glorious as he rose, benignly so he set. Matthew Prior.


  1. benignly

    Benignly refers to acting or serving in a kind, gentle, or harmless manner. It embodies characteristics of goodwill, mildness, and non-threatening behavior. The term is often used when referring to actions, attitudes, or conditions that do not cause damage or harm.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Benignlyadverb

    in a benign manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of benignly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of benignly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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