lenience


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le·ni·ence

 (lē′nē-əns, lēn′yəns)
n.
Leniency.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lenience - mercifulness as a consequence of being lenient or tolerantlenience - mercifulness as a consequence of being lenient or tolerant
mercifulness, mercy - a disposition to be kind and forgiving; "in those days a wife had to depend on the mercifulness of her husband"
2.lenience - a disposition to yield to the wishes of someone; "too much indulgence spoils a child"
permissiveness, tolerance - a disposition to allow freedom of choice and behavior
softness - a disposition to be lenient in judging others; "softness is not something permitted of good leaders"
3.lenience - lightening a penalty or excusing from a chore by judges or parents or teachers
tolerance - the act of tolerating something
mercy, clemency, mercifulness - leniency and compassion shown toward offenders by a person or agency charged with administering justice; "he threw himself on the mercy of the court"

lenience

noun
1. Kind, forgiving, or compassionate treatment of or disposition toward others:
2. Forbearing or lenient treatment:
Translations
shovívavost
mildhed
linkind, mildi
hoşgörülülük

lenience

[ˈliːnɪəns] leniency [ˈliːnɪənsɪ] Nindulgencia f, benevolencia f
to show leniency to or towards sbser or mostrarse indulgente con or hacia algn

lenience

, leniency
nNachsicht f(towards gegenüber); (of judge, attitude, treatment, sentence)Milde f

lenience

[ˈliːnɪəns] leniency [ˈliːnɪənsɪ] n (of person) → clemenza, indulgenza; (of sentence, punishment) → mitezza

lenient

(ˈliːniənt) adjective
merciful or punishing only lightly. You are much too lenient with wrongdoers.
ˈleniently adverb
ˈlenience, ˈleniency noun
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sir, you regard things with the lenience natural to those who live at peace with themselves; and I with all the severity of one who sees much that he would fain obliterate in the story of his life.
Ref Tom Foley showed lenience to not sin bin Aseli Tikoirotuma for his tackle on Willie Le Roux in the air just 30 seconds previously, the 34-year-old Exiles veteran probably paid the price for the indiscretions coming so close together.
Farzana Jan, a fearless transgender rights activist who leads a transgender community alliance (TransAction) In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and also has the honor to receive Pakistan's first NIC, first passport with X identity, and who is the first transgender scout has once again become the first Pakistani transgender persons who received first Pakistani driving lenience showing her identity as transgender person.
WHILE Chizoro Edohasim was jailed for four years, many other drivers have seen astonishing lenience.
A generous critic might call Cooper a classicist for his fidelity to the traditional thematic concerns and dynamics of the Western; those less inclined for lenience could go with "tired.
Members of that faction railed against his perceived lenience with vacation-stay rental platform Airbnb, which they say has exacerbated San Franciscos already tight housing market.
Although lenience cannot be offered as it would invalidate confession in police interrogation.
The authority, in coordination with the Ministry of Commerce and Investment, confirmed that no lenience will be shown toward regulation violators, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
This will provide merchants with an immediate incentive to advocate the use of a PSP service over a traditional card payment, especially as lenience and fast transactions can be performed through the use of mobiles and applications.
But, he added, the impact of his apparent lenience was that many of his students worked harder in his course than in any other.
The lenience of the West toward Macedonia may delay the whole agenda for a whole year.
Manama, June 22 (BNA): The Council of Gulf International Relations (CGIR) Chairman Tariq Al- Shaikhan, in a press statement, stressed that the Kingdom of Bahrain has been encountering an external plot to undermine its security and unity through a group of disloyal individuals who have exploited the atmosphere of freedom and lenience to damage the national unity and market sectarianism and religious terrorism to cripple the reform and development march.