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Related to benignity: longanimity
n. pl. be·nig·ni·ties
1. The quality or condition of being kind and gentle.
2. A kindly or gracious act.
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n, pl -ties
1. the quality of being benign; favourable attitude
2. a kind or gracious act
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|Noun||1.||benignity - the quality of being kind and gentle|
|2.||benignity - a kind act |
action - something done (usually as opposed to something said); "there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
cupboard love - a show of affection motivated by selfishness
endearment - the act of showing affection
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1. Kindly, charitable interest in others:
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