Synonyms of lenience


1. lenience, leniency, mildness, lenity, mercifulness, mercy

usage: mercifulness as a consequence of being lenient or tolerant

2. indulgence, lenience, leniency, permissiveness, tolerance

usage: a disposition to yield to the wishes of someone; "too much indulgence spoils a child"

3. lenience, leniency, tolerance

usage: lightening a penalty or excusing from a chore by judges or parents or teachers

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