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adjective kind pronunciation in British English /kaɪnd/ 
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adjectivekind
comparativekinder
superlativekindest
  1. 1
    behaving in a way that shows you care about other people and want to help them

    Thank you, Mark, you've been very kind.

    kind to:

    She was very kind to me when the children were ill.

    it is kind of someone to do something:

    It was kind of you to help them.

    1. b.
      used about things that someone says or does, especially when you are thanking them

      Thank you for your kind words.

      We are grateful for your kind offer.

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