The quality or state of being kindly.
The definition of grace is poise, elegance, forgiveness, or a blessing.
A welfare institution, organization, or fund
The definition of kindness is the act of being caring or warm in spirit.
A manner of thinking, feeling, or behaving that reflects a state of mind or disposition:
Kindly, charitable interest in others
The thing or things offered; esp., the bread and wine of the Eucharist
(Zoology) Instinctive behavior that is detrimental to the individual but favors the survival or spread of that individual's genes, as by benefiting its relatives.
(Countable) An unkind act.
A mean act; as, to be guilty of a meanness.
Spite is a mean or angry feeling that makes someone want to hurt another.
The quality or condition of being kind and gentle.
(Rare, countable) A particular kind or instance of this quality.
A charitable foundation
The state or quality of being kind, charitable, or beneficial.
A privilege or concession:
1813, Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice, Modern Library Edition (1995), page 144
A doubtful or borderline member of a given category:
A tendency to be springy; resilience
Pity for oneself, esp. pity that is self-indulgent or exaggerated
Find another word for benevolence. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for benevolence, like: kindliness, grace, charity, generosity, animosity, selfishness, devotion, kindness, attitude, magnanimity and virtue.