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kind behaviour, or kind feelings
kindness, especially in giving things to people
friendly and generous behaviour towards visitors and guests, intended to make them feel welcome
a kind and friendly quality in someone or something
a kind way of behaving that shows you care about other people’s feelings and needs
help and kindness that you give to someone who is having a difficult time
a way of thinking or behaving that shows you care about other people and their interests more than you care about yourself
kindness that you show towards other people by not judging them or criticizing them too severely
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
a 'U'-shaped piece of metal fitted on the side of a boat to hold an oar in position
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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Free thesaurus definition of friendliness generosity and kindness from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.