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characterized by kindness and concern for others

a class that is defined by the common attribute or attributes possessed by all its members

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having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature

agreeable, conducive to comfort

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tolerant and forgiving under provocation

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Monson, in the kindest possible tone of voice, and I make no manner of doubt with a most benevolent smile, though I could not see her.
I asked myself whether it was wise ever to interfere with the established routine of duties even from the kindest of motives.
Grant, really eager to get any change for her sister, could, by the easiest self-deceit, persuade herself that she was doing the kindest thing by Fanny, and giving her the most important opportunities of improvement in pressing her frequent calls.
The kindest way to treat her would be to admire her, and yet never to speak of it.
Goodfellow went on for some half hour longer in this strain, very much to the credit both of his head and of his heart; but your warm-hearted people are seldom apposite in their observations -- they run into all sorts of blunders, contre-temps and mal apropos-isms, in the hot-headedness of their zeal to serve a friend -- thus, often with the kindest intentions in the world, doing infinitely more to prejudice his cause than to advance it.
She would say to him, she had decided: "Martin, you are one of the kindest and best men, and I could be happy with you if only you loved me, but you don't really care for me and you never will.
I told him I could not tell how to do it; that while it was concealed from him I alone was unhappy, but if he knew it also, we should be both so; and that, therefore, to keep him in the dark about it was the kindest thing that I could do, and it was on that account alone that I kept a secret from him, the very keeping of which, I thought, would first or last be my destruction.
The kindest option if you find wild rabbits with myxomatosis is to kill them because they will only go blind and will die slowly.
It's hard to underestimate her impact during the 1970s and 1980s, remaining a favourite of the public even though the critics didn't always give her the kindest of receptions.
Perhaps you sent a lovely card or sat quietly in a chair, perhaps you sent a funeral spray, if so we saw it there, perhaps you spoke the kindest words as dear friends would say, perhaps you were not there at all just thought of us that day.
Andrea Elson hugs son Harry, 11, shortlisted for 'Britain's Kindest Kid'
The most sincere, kindest and generous man anyone could ever meet, you are sadly missed by all your family and many many friends.
The upside of Kindest having raced over the wrong distance most of the season means she remains fairly unexposed over 1m - her last four form figures at the trip are 1221 - and it's reasonable to think there could be a fair bitmore to come from her considering connections were talking about getting her black type after York.
One of the greatest privileges of my life has been a slender seven-year-long friendship with Paul Cadmus, a magnificent painter who was also the gentlest, kindest, strongest, and most generous man I've ever known.
And, of course, the kindest thing of all is a ride in a car to a park etc.