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kindly

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Pronunciation

Adjective

kindly (comparative kindli, superlative er)

Positive
kindly

Comparative
kindli

Superlative
er

  1. To exhibit a kind personality.
    A kindly old man sits on the park bench every afternoon feeding pigeons.

Translations

Adverb

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Positive
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  1. In a kind manner, out of kindness.
    • He kindly offered to take us to the station in his car.
    Kindly refrain from walking on the grass.
  2. (US, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) (Used with "take") To show kind acceptance.
    • Grandma took it kindly that we couldn't be at her birthday party.
    • Aunt Daisy didn't take it kindly when we forgot her anniversary.

Synonyms

Interjection

  1. (US, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Please (Used to make a polite request)
    • Kindly move your car out of the front yard.

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