What is another word for merciful?

229 synonyms found


[ m_ˈɜː_s_ɪ_f_əl], [ mˈɜːsɪfə͡l], [ mˈɜːsɪfə‍l]

Synonyms for Merciful:

forgiving (adjective) Other synonyms:

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Quotes for Merciful:

  1. Almost every time I am in a lectureship on a college campus, young people will say, If there is a God and if he is a loving and merciful God, how do you explain the problems of suffering and death and all the tragedies that happen to people? John Clayton.
  2. The most merciful thing in the world... is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents. H. P. Lovecraft.
  3. The fact that the Prophet cared for every human being and tried his best to ensure their security in the hereafter must be the most telling of his compassionate and merciful characteristics. Cat Stevens.

Adjectives for Merciful:

  • cruel.