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Definition 1: intending or showing kindness - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where benevolent or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a benevolent society

Definition 2: generous in assistance to the poor - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where benevolent or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a benevolent contributor
  • eleemosynary relief
  • philanthropic contributions

Synonyms for benevolent in the sense of this definition

(benevolent is similar to ...) full of love and generosity

"charitable to the poor" "a charitable trust"

Definition 3: generous in providing aid to others - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for benevolent in the sense of this definition

(benevolent is similar to ...) willing to give and share unstintingly

"a generous donation"

Definition 4: showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where benevolent or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • was charitable in his opinions of others
  • kindly criticism
  • a kindly act
  • sympathetic words
  • a large-hearted mentor

Synonyms for benevolent in the sense of this definition

(benevolent is similar to ...) having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature; used especially of persons and their behavior

"kind to sick patients" "a kind master" "kind words showing understanding and sympathy" "thanked her for her kind letter"

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