Associations to the word «Merciful»


MERCIFUL, adjective. Showing mercy

Dictionary definition

MERCIFUL, adjective. Showing or giving mercy; "sought merciful treatment for the captives"; "a merciful god".
MERCIFUL, adjective. (used conventionally of royalty and high nobility) gracious; "our merciful king".

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