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kindly

adjective

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1 having or marked by sympathy and consideration for others
  • brought homemade chicken soup out of kindly concern for my health

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2 promoting or contributing to personal or social well-being
  • a vegetarian diet can be very kindly to a person hoping to lose a few pounds

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kindly

adverb

Synonyms & Antonyms of kindly (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of kindly was before the 12th century

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“Kindly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/kindly. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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