Words Like LENIENT

We have put together a list of words that are similar to LENIENT.

4 Alternative Words Similar to lenient

1 Indulgent Adjective      Synonym Words Like Indulgent
2 Soft Adjective      Synonym Words Like Soft
3 Easy Adjective      Synonym Words Like Easy
4 Undemanding Adjective      Similar Words Like Undemanding

6 examples of lenient

1 a lenient disposition; a lenient judge or sentence.
2 they are soft on crime
3 too soft on the children
4 lenient rules
5 easy standards
6 an easy penalty

10 definitions of lenient

1 Relaxing; emollient; softening; assuasive; -- sometimes followed by of.
2 Mild; clement; merciful; not rigorous or severe
3 A lenitive; an emollient.
4 characterized by tolerance and mercy
5 tolerant or lenient
6 not strict
7 Inclined not to be harsh or strict; merciful, generous, or indulgent: lenient parents; lenient rules.
8 Softening; mitigating; assuasive.
9 Relaxing; emollient; lenitive.
10 Acting or disposed to act without rigor or severity; mild; gentle; merciful; clement.
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