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".

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca