"kindly" Definition

  1. n. According to the kind or nature; natural.
  2. n. Humane; congenial; sympathetic; hence, disposed to do good to; benevolent; gracious; kind; helpful; as, kindly affections, words, acts, etc.
  3. n. Favorable; mild; gentle; auspicious; beneficent.
  4. adv. Naturally; fitly.
  5. adv. In a kind manner; congenially; with good will; with a disposition to make others happy, or to oblige.

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Position in dictionary: 54940 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n., adv., adv.,
Words that start with "kindly": 1
Words that end with "kindly": 2
Words that contain "kindly": 2
Next words in dictionary: kindness, kindred, kine, kinematic, kinematical
Previous words in dictionary: kindling, kindliness, kindless, kindler, kindled

English Dictionary Definition of kindly

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