What does kindness mean?

Definitions for kindness
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

Wiktionary

  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

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  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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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

Examples of kindness in a Sentence

  1. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    We must not lose our trust in the power of kindness.

  2. Alexis karpouzos:

    The earth, a grain of dust, suspended in a sunbeam, it underscores our responsibility to treat each other with more kindness and compassion, and to preserve and love this pale blue dot, the only home we have ever known.

  3. United States:

    The outpouring of support and kindness has been just mind-blowing.

  4. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Respond with love and kindness even to hurtful treatment.

  5. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Fill your heart with kindness and forgiveness, there will be no stress, anger, or bitterness.

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