kindheartedness

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n kindheartedness sympathy arising from a kind heart
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Usage

In literature:

His kindheartedness was even greater than his generosity, for the one knew no bounds, while the other, of necessity, had its limits.
"In Search of the Castaways" by Jules Verne
Aunt Juley, with her well-known kindheartedness, hastened to set people at their ease again.
"The Forsyte Saga, Volume I." by John Galsworthy
Aunt Juley, with her well-known kindheartedness, hastened to set people at their ease again.
"The Forsyte Saga, Complete" by John Galsworthy
But with genuine kindheartedness for another wolf.
"Aaron's Rod" by D. H. Lawrence
Of his charity and kindheartedness there was no end.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol X" by Various
Indeed I have been entertained with the mixture of bustle, importance, and kindheartedness which he displays.
"Bracebridge Hall" by Washington Irving
She was a short, stout, amiable woman, whose broad, smiling face spoke of good temper and kindheartedness.
"St. Peter's Umbrella" by Kálmán Mikszáth
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