Characterized by kindness and concern for others
Of or concerned with charity
Long Cross Farm is reputedly haunted by a very benevolent spirit.
The benevolent gentleman left a further sum of $5000 to be divided among the poor.
It turns out, however, their motives are not so benevolent.
She was at first a benevolent spirit, the counterpart of Hulda in North German myth.
Their benevolent disposition often made them enter the cottages of the poor.