Kind Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Kind

The definition of generous is kind and giving, or a large amount.
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Kind; gracious:
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Characterised by careful and conscious thought; deliberate
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Kind and generous.
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Possessing or manifesting love for mankind.
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Granted to an individual because of an emergency or other unusual circumstances:
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Expressing a large amount of love to other people; affectionate.
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Giving help; of service; useful
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Easily moved by another's distress; compassionate.
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The definition of kindly is someone gentle, pleasant or compassionate.
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Sensitive or painful to the touch.
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Of good family; wellborn:
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Having or resulting from a kind heart; sympathetic; kindly
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Alternative spelling of good-natured.
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Condescendingly courteous; indulgent:
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Kind, generous.
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Of or motivated by altruism; unselfish
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Requiring little or no effort; easy.
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Possessing sweetness of disposition; having sweetness of temper; kindhearted; which causes one to be liked; as, an amiable person.
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Characterized by kindness, mercy, or compassion:
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Not life-threatening or severe, and likely to respond to treatment, as a tumor that is not malignant.
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Resting satisfied or submissive; disposed tacitly to submit; assentive; as, an acquiescent policy.
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Full of mercy; having, feeling, or showing mercy; compassionate; lenient, clement, etc.
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Of, expressing, feeling, or resulting from sympathy:
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Full of compassion or tenderness
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Expressing care or concern for another:
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Soft or tender by reason of ripeness; having a tender pulp.
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Befitting a mother, warm, caring, nurturing, protective, loving.
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Alternative spelling of easygoing.
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Having or showing heed for the well-being or happiness of others and a propensity for anticipating their needs or wishes.
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Ready to do favors for others; accommodating.
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Of, like, or appropriate to a father:
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Alternative form of warm-hearted.
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The definition of patient is waiting calmly for however long is needed.
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Alternative form of kindhearted.
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Affording, or disposed to afford, accommodation; obliging; helpful; as an accommodating man, spirit, arrangement.
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Having or exhibiting the qualities of a friendly neighbor.
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Inclined not to be harsh or strict; merciful or indulgent:
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Characterized by gracious consideration toward others.
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Willing or ready to consent
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Given in charity or alms; having the nature of alms; as, eleemosynary assistance.
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Of or pertaining to philanthropy; characterized by philanthropy; loving or helping mankind; as, a philanthropic enterprise.
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(Rare) A medicine, food, or drink that stimulates the heart
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Able to digest or metabolize a food, drug, or other substance or compound:
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Characterized by kindness and concern for others
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The act of forming into a class or classes; a distribution into groups, as classes, orders, families, etc., according to some common relations or attributes.
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Disposed to be kindly, friendly, or sympathetic.
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Regarded as characteristic of an uncle, especially in benevolence or tolerance.
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(Sports) A game which is of no consequence in terms of ranking, betting etc.
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Easily hurt, upset, or offended:
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(--- Medicine) Properly following a prescribed course of treatment:
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Characterized by kindness and concern for others
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Fine or soft in touch or skill:
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Able to be depended on for the discharge of obligations incurred; of unimpaired credit.
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An instance of kind behavior:
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The quality of being magnanimous; greatness of mind; elevation or dignity of soul.
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(Archit.) Any of several classical styles of structure, determined chiefly by the type of column and entablature
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Well-intentioned.
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The definition of indulgent is someone who is lenient or who gives into whims and desires.
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(Archaic) polite, showing respect
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Favorable; beneficial.
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The quality or condition of being various or varied; diversity:
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A group of organisms having common ancestors and certain distinguishable characteristics, especially a group within a species developed by artificial selection and maintained by controlled propagation.
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The manner in which something is positioned:
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An established communications or transportation link.
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A specific product, service, or provider so distinguished.
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Nature is defined as the natural Earth and the things on it, or the essence of a person or thing.
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Something, such as an activity or institution, intended to promote human welfare.
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Characterized by kindness and concern for others
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Ready to do something that is not (can't be expected as) a matter of course.
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(Biology) A group of closely related organisms that are very similar to each other and are usually capable of interbreeding and producing fertile offspring. The species is the fundamental category of taxonomic classification, ranking below a genus or subgenus. Species names are represented in binomial nomenclature by an uncapitalized Latin adjective or noun following a capitalized genus name, as in Ananas comosus, the pineapple, and Equus caballus, the horse.
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A class, group, or kind with common attributes.
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Character or nature:
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Of good omen; boding well for the future; favorable; propitious
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Characterized by patience and indulgence; long-suffering: as, a forbearing temper.
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(Especially of weather) pleasantly mild and warm
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Characterized by kindness and concern for others
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A type, race or category; a group of entities that have common characteristics such that they may be grouped together.
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(Computing) One of the basic elements making up a text file or string: a code representing a printing character or a control character.
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Females or males considered as a group:
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The characteristic manner of growth of a plant. For example, grape plants and ivy display a vining habit.
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A longitudinal strip projecting from an object to strengthen it, or to enter a channel in another object and thereby prevent displacement sideways but permit motion lengthwise; a spline.
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The definition of a tribe is a group of people, or a community with similar values or interests, a group with a common ancestor, or a common leader.
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A particular religious body, with a specific name, organization, etc.
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Mode of action; way of performing or effecting anything; method; style; form; fashion.
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Having attractive qualities; pleasing.
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An inclination to perform kind, charitable acts.
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Benignity.
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Mildness, especially of weather.
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A realistic style of painting that depicts scenes from everyday life.
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A thing indulged in
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How a thing is made; construction. syn.
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The descendants of a common ancestor; race; stock; line; breed; variety
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A separate portion; a number of things taken collectively.
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(Architecture) A group of moldings.
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The definition of a stripe is a long thin line that is somehow different from what is on either side of it.
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Willingness to please; disposition to be obliging and agreeable; affability
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The quality of being congenial; the state of being agreeable or of having similar tastes.
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The definition of cordiality is sincere kindness.
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A significant feature of something.
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A person devoted to promoting the welfare of humanity, esp. through the elimination of pain and suffering; philanthropist
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Temperament; kind:
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A set of characteristics by which someone or something can be recognized.
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A stroke of fortune or fate; a lot.
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Directed or guided chiefly by external standards as opposed to one's own standards or values.
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Material made of such filaments.
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The combination of the four humors of cold, heat, moistness, and dryness in specific proportions, thought in ancient and medieval physiology to control the temperament and the constitution of the body.
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(Informal) A warming or being warmed
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Possessing or exhibiting tact; considerate and discreet:
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A party, faction, or group holding to a particular set of ideas or beliefs.
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An impression or shape formed by such an implement or device.
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That which designates; a distinguishing mark or name; distinctive title; appellation.
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Merciful or kindly:
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Producing benefit; beneficial.
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Exceedingly varied.
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(UK) A relatively low-gravity beer, often with a dark colour; mild ale
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The current, fashionable way of dressing, speaking, acting, etc.
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(Person, proper) A masculine name: dim. Clem; fem. Clementine, Clementina
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A grouping based on shared characteristics; a class.
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A definite purpose or point of view in something said or written
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Antonyms for Kind

Without thought or consideration for others; thoughtless; heedless
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Causing or characterized by severe pain, suffering, or distress:
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Having or being a taste that is sharp, acrid, and unpleasant.
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(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
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Like a brute; cruel and unfeeling; savage, violent, ruthless, etc.
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Not achieving an adequate standard; poor:
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Not friendly or kind
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Harsh in judgment; unkind.
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Lacking kindness, sympathy, benevolence, gratitude, or similar; cruel, harsh or unjust; ungrateful. [From mid-14thC.]
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Not sympathetic to others; callous or hardhearted.
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Words Related to Kind

Gentle; tractable; easily governed.
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The subject material taught to or studied by such a group:
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(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
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Characterized by kindness and concern for others
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Synonym Study

  • Benevolent implies a charitable or altruistic inclination to do good his benevolent interest in orphans
  • Benign suggests a mild or kindly nature and is applied especially to a gracious superior a benign employer
  • Kindly usually implies a characteristic nature or general disposition marked by such qualities his kindly old uncle
  • Kind implies the possession of sympathetic or generous qualities, either habitually or specifically, or is applied to actions manifesting these he is kind only to his mother, your kind remarks
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