Synonyms for mercifulness


1. mercifulness, mercy, compassion, compassionateness
usage: the feeling that motivates compassion
2. mercifulness, mercy, humaneness
usage: a disposition to be kind and forgiving; "in those days a wife had to depend on the mercifulness of her husband"
3. clemency, mercifulness, mercy, lenience, leniency
usage: leniency and compassion shown toward offenders by a person or agency charged with administering justice; "he threw himself on the mercy of the court"
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