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Search phrase: benevolence

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The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.30Church, and will be glad to do my benevolence, to makeChurch and will be glad to do my beneuolence, to make

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Glossary

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benevolenceforced loan, imposed contribution
bestowinggiving, benevolence, philanthropy
comfortclemency, benevolence, mercy
freenessgenerosity, liberality, benevolence
graciousshowing favour, displaying benevolence
healthwell-being, benevolence
virtuegoodness, benevolence, kindness

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benevolencebestowing
benevolencevirtue
benevolencecomfort
benevolencefreeness
benevolencehealth
benevolence, displayinggracious
displaying benevolencegracious

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
BENEVOLENCEBASICbenevolence n

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