kindly (adj.) Old form(s): kindely
friendly, good-natured, well-disposed
AC II.v.78[Cleopatra to Charmian] kindly creatures / Turn all to serpents!
Tim II.ii.222[Timon to Flavius, of the Senators] 'Tis lack of kindly warmth they are not kind [also: sense 1]
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