Kind

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Definition

(a) kind (person): (a) caring, good-hearted, thoughtful (person)
adjective
Lucy is very kind, she's always friendly to me.

kindness: thoughtfulness, consideration, friendliness, helpfulness
noun
Kindness is a important quality.

(this) kind (of person/book): (this) sort, type (of person, of book)
noun
Pronunciation examples
UK: You've been so kind to me, I don't know how to thank you.
US: My kindness is only a sign of my love for humanity.
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Examples

  • "Bruno : Well, I suppose I'm looking for someone intelligent, kind, with a good sense of humor."
  • "I like numbers of every kind, but my favourite is."
  • "The good kind of bastard."
  • "It's good to show your face at these kinds of events once in a while, and you are very good at schmoozing, sir."
  • "Icarus : I like numbers of every kind, but my favorite is 1,456,895."
  • "Thank you very much Bruno, you are very kind today."
  • "Thank you for all your kind suggestions."
  • "Shaun Saber : No thanks, that's very kind."
  • "The biofuels in question were made from algae (aquatic plant-like organisms, but not the kind found in miso soup)."
  • "All 25 vehicles within the Delavigne Corp fleet have been insured with the following kinds of coverage"

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