HyperDic: benignity

English > 2 senses of the word benignity:
NOUNattributebenignity, benignancy, graciousnessthe quality of being kind and gentle
actbenignity, kindnessa kind act
English > benignity: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being kind and gentle.
Synonymsbenignancy, graciousness
Attributesbenign, benignantPleasant and beneficial in nature or influence
Broadergood, goodnessmoral excellence or admirableness
Oppositemalignity, malignancy, malignanceQuality of being disposed to evil
Adjectivesbenignkindness / kindness of disposition or manner
English > benignity: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA kind act.
Narrowerbenevolence, benefactionAn act intending or showing kindness / kindness and good will
consideration, thoughtfulnessA considerate and thoughtful act
cupboard loveA show of affection motivated by selfishness
endearmentThe act of showing affection
favor, favourAn act of gracious kindness / kindness
forgiveness, pardonThe act of excusing a mistake or offense
BroaderactionSomething done (usually as opposed to something said)
Spanishamabilidad, bondad
Catalanamabilitat, bondat

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