Synonyms of 'lenient'
tolerant, not strict or severeThe Professor takes a slightly more lenient view.
We can only hope the court is merciful.
a quiet and gentle man who liked sports and enjoyed life
People are not in a very forgiving mood.
He was a very kind man, full of common sense.
tender, loving care
He is a mild man, reasonable almost to the point of blandness.
They need to be tolerant of different points of view.
My father was a deeply compassionate man.
Her other stories are clement and compassionate.
His indulgent mother was willing to let him do what he wanted.
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in the sense of clement
mercifulHer other stories are clement and compassionate.
in the sense of compassionate
showing or having compassionMy father was a deeply compassionate man.
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