be so kind

Definition of be so kind

formal
used to make a request
  • Would you be so kind as to show me the way?

Word by Word Definitions

kind play
  1. : a group united by common traits or interests : category

  2. : a specific or recognized variety

  3. : a doubtful or barely admissible member of a category

  1. : of a sympathetic or helpful nature

  2. : of a forbearing nature : gentle

  3. : arising from or characterized by sympathy or forbearance


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