HyperDic: clement

English > 2 senses of the word clement:
ADJECTIVEallclement(of weather or climate) physically mild
allclement(used of persons or behavior) inclined to show mercy
clement > pronunciation
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > clement: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaning(of weather or climate) physically mild.
Example"clement weather"
Narrowerbalmy, mild, softmild and pleasant
See alsotemperate(of weather or climate) free from extremes / extremes
Oppositeinclement(of weather or climate) severe
Nounsclemencygood weather with comfortable temperatures
English > clement: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaning(used of persons or behavior) inclined to show mercy.
Example"a more clement judge reduced the sentence"
NarrowerlenientCharacterized by tolerance and mercy
See alsomercifulshowing or giving mercy
OppositeinclementUsed of persons or behavior
Nounsclemencyleniency and compassion shown toward offenders by a person or agency charged with administering justice

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