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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Kind and gracious.

Usage examples (40)
  • With her benignant manner, she soon won the hearts of the jury.
  • Our benignant king
  • Adjective : a benignant sovereign. ,the benignant authority of the new president
  • Whether it were fibrous or albuminous, "benignant" or "malignant," he was not able in his first diagnosis to determine. for more
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