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Kind and gentle and sensitive - synonyms or related words

empathetic

adjective

able to understand how someone feels because you can imagine what it is like to be them

gentle

adjective

a gentle person is kind and calm

nice

adjective

friendly, kind, and pleasant

sensitive

adjective

showing that you care about someone or something and do not want to cause offense

generous

adjective

kind, friendly, and helpful

warm

adjective

kind and friendly in a way that makes other people feel comfortable

kind

adjective

behaving in a way that shows you care about other people and want to help them

caring

adjective

kind, helpful, and sympathetic toward other people

warm-hearted

adjective

friendly, kind, and generous

tender

adjective

gentle in a way that shows that you care about someone or something

brinner

a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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