- unsentimental, tough, stingy, harsh, uncompassionate, ruthless, cruel, atrocious, barbaric, grim, pitiless, stern, severe, barbarous, self-indulgent, unkindly, heavy-handed, savage, mean, greedy, thoughtless, self-seeking, wanton, uncaring, spiteful, unthinking, merciless, unkind, hateful, malevolent, selfish, inconsiderate, ungenerous, sadistic, miserly.
- very good, grace, courteous, altruistic, sensitive, grand, condescension, profitable, bountiful, self-forgetting, clean, soft shell, magnanimity, selfless, practical, adept, sociality, upright, broad-minded, benignly, affectionate, benignity, openhearted, self-forgetful, bloodless, blanched, good-mannered, being big, approbative, loving, befriend, right, praiseful, munificent, matriarchal, Recommendatory, Great-hearted, do good, benefic, kindheartedness, unspoiled, useful, respectable, philanthropic, generous, advantageous, character, libertarian, kind, bound up, considerately, lovey dovey, tenderhearted, neighbourly, symbiotic, greathearted, overpermissive, agreeable, has heart in right place, skilful, love, outgoing, well-mannered, paternal, goodwill, forgiveness, effective, livid, ashen, benign, clemency, utilitarian, elegant, marshmallow, forbearing, bonny, uncolored, all heart, peaceful, moderate, soft-touch, permissive, on good terms, chivalrous, serviceable, good-hearted, companionable, cordial, whitened, be acquainted with, lavish, nice, good scout, lax, freehearted, helpful, unsullied, charity, safe, soft, commiserative, dexter, humanely, understanding, eleemosynary, fair, bounteous, feel for, personality, pleasant, cooperative, laudable, meek, maternal, beneficent, bueno, welfare, compliant, non-partisan, royal, excellent, cogent, comradely, constructive, patient, large, affable, largess, property, reassuring, braw, amicable, broadminded, compassionately, well-wishing, lofty, grave, proficient, long-suffering, graciousness, human, kindly, honorable, reputable, conciliatory, hospitable, unspoilt, meritorious, unprejudiced, feature, considerate, softie, favourable, genial, valid, pity, likable, sympathetic, benevolently, high-minded, alms-giving, open-minded, indulgence, mercy, aid, humane, Soft-hearted, willing to please, polite, empathic, freehanded, altruism, motherly, achromatic, gentle, healthy, Tender-hearted, temper, placable, skillful, Large-hearted, easy with, congenial, sympathize with, lenient, goodly, Aider, unresentful, commendable, benignant, patriarchal, kindness, accommodating, largehearted, sparing, easy on, well-intentioned, know, With, Valuing, decency, living with, merciful, study at kind, regal, quality, famous, social, buddy-buddy, auspicious, compassionate, going easy on, empathetic, good for, productive, leniency, giving, generously, big, bleeding-heart, expansive, friendliness, good-humored, be interested in, overindulgent, attribute, sweet, warm, welfarist, splendid, airy, virtuous, graciously, snowy, unstinging, expert, make much of, tolerant, liberal, dear, protective, white, fraternize, have dealings with, supportive, bighearted, dependable, thorough, gallant, free-and-easy, expressive, Philanthropical, benefit, tolerance, serendipitous, become friendly, forgiving, benevolent, warmhearted, unstinting, bonhomous, patrilineal, parental, unselfish, salutary, sound, fatherly, munificence, self-denying, fatherlike, ungrudging, indulgent, well-meaning, old softie, magnanimous, knightly, public-spirited, attitude, beneficial, harmonic, peaceable, kindhearted, gracious, friendly, liberally, Open-handed, ripe, reverential, goodness, unmalicious, secure, good, loving-kindness, humanity, unsparing, on up-and-up, trait, blank, be friendly, openhanded, brotherly, full, bounty, tenderness, benevolence, comity, serious, make friends, softhearted, Unrevengeful, enamored, on up and up, approachable, lenity, valuable, thoughtful, capital, appealing, heart in right place, expedient, charitable, favorable, sympathy, compassion, complaisant, well-disposed, humble, fine, fond, clubby, liberality, sociable, be introduced to, good-natured, mild, longanimous, courtesy, keep company with, propitious, co-operative, tender, pre-eminent, well-meant, gift, extra ordinary, fondness, lovey-dovey, fonder, be friends, pragmatic, big-hearted, just, amity, solicitous, give, friendship, Almsgiving, good-tempered, humaneness, Bon, mercifulness, amiable, wish well, insipid, in favor of, even, likeable, caring, doting, empathize with, disinterested, noble, goodhearted, Kind-hearted, free, Warm-hearted, estimable, generosity, kindliness, decent, neighborly, complacent, favor, clement, natural, Beneficently, lenience, humanitarian, cushioned, feeling, quiet, obliging.
Minard and his wife were exceedingly benevolent. "The Lesser Bourgeoisie" by Honore de Balzac
We are quite sure that children begin with loving others quite as intensely as they love themselves,- forgetting themselves in their love of others,- if they only have as fair a chance of being benevolent and self- sacrificing as of being selfish. "Guide to the Kindergarten and Intermediate Class and Moral Culture of Infancy." by Elizabeth P. Peabody Mary Mann