kindly

(redirected from didn't take kindly)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • adj
  • adv
  • phrase

Synonyms for kindly

Synonyms for kindly

characterized by kindness and concern for others

Synonyms for kindly

showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity

pleasant and agreeable

Related Words

in a kind manner or out of kindness

Antonyms

References in periodicals archive ?
We didn't take kindly to that suggestion, but after a few sessions and a few roles, I was ready to switch goals.
The assessor didn't take kindly to that success and raised the selection a stone.
TD didn't take kindly to the experience, and seems to blame Phil.
Naturally enough, the NFL didn't take kindly to that and let everyone know it will decide who wins the franchise.
Politicians and Hollywood didn't take kindly to such outspokenness.
Aides to Boxer, who is up for re-election this year, didn't take kindly to that, feeling it was an overreaching effort by Feinstein to steal Boxer's thunder.
Some deeply religious, deeply conservative, Deep South sorts didn't take kindly to the news and a few of them spewed their views on call-in radio shows or in letters to the editor of the local newspaper.
Full browser ?