mer´ci|ful|ness


mer´ci|ful|ness
mer|ci|ful «MUR sih fuhl», adjective.
having mercy; showing or feeling mercy; full of mercy: »

God be merciful to me a sinner (Luke 18:13).

SYNONYM(S): compassionate, clement, kind, lenient.
mer´ci|ful|ly, adverb.
mer´ci|ful|ness, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • un|mer´ci|ful|ness — un|mer|ci|ful «uhn MUR sih fuhl», adjective. having no mercy; showing no mercy; cruel. SYNONYM(S): pitiless, inhuman, merciless. –un|mer´ci|ful|ly, adverb. –un|mer´ci|ful|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • mer´ci|less|ness — mer|ci|less «MUR sih lihs», adjective. without pity; having no mercy; showing no mercy: »The soldiers cruelty was merciless. ... a stern prince, merciless in his exactions (William H. Prescott). SYNONYM(S): relentless, implacable, pitiless,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • mer´ci|ful|ly — mer|ci|ful «MUR sih fuhl», adjective. having mercy; showing or feeling mercy; full of mercy: »God be merciful to me a sinner (Luke 18:13). SYNONYM(S): compassionate, clement, kind, lenient. –mer´ci|ful|ly, adverb. –mer´ci|ful|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • mer|ci|ful — «MUR sih fuhl», adjective. having mercy; showing or feeling mercy; full of mercy: »God be merciful to me a sinner (Luke 18:13). SYNONYM(S): compassionate, clement, kind, lenient. –mer´ci|ful|ly, adverb. –mer´ci|ful|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • mer·ci·ful — …   Useful english dictionary

  • mer·ci·ful·ly — /ˈmɚsıfəli/ adv 1 : in a kind or merciful way His crimes have been dealt with mercifully. 2 : in a good or lucky way He makes movies that are mercifully free of violence. [=it is good that his movies do not have much violence] The lecture was… …   Useful english dictionary

  • un|mer´ci|ful|ly — un|mer|ci|ful «uhn MUR sih fuhl», adjective. having no mercy; showing no mercy; cruel. SYNONYM(S): pitiless, inhuman, merciless. –un|mer´ci|ful|ly, adverb. –un|mer´ci|ful|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • un|mer|ci|ful — «uhn MUR sih fuhl», adjective. having no mercy; showing no mercy; cruel. SYNONYM(S): pitiless, inhuman, merciless. –un|mer´ci|ful|ly, adverb. –un|mer´ci|ful|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|nu´mer|a|ble|ness — in|nu|mer|a|ble «ih NOO muhr uh buhl, NYOO », adjective. too many to count; very many; countless: »innumerable stars, innumerable troubles. SYNONYM(S): numberless, myriad. See syn. under many. (Cf. ↑many) –in|nu´mer|a|ble|ness, noun.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • A|mer|i|can|ness — «uh MEHR uh kuhn nihs», noun. American character or quality …   Useful english dictionary


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