Benevolence in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Benevolence

(uncountable) Disposition to do good. | (uncountable) Charitable kindness. | (countable) An altruistic gift or act. | (Britain, historical) A kind of forced loan or contribution levied by kings without legal authority, first so called under Edward IV in 1473.

Short Sentences for Benevolence

  • 1. Mutual benevolence is organized for greater effectiveness. 🔊
  • 2. He beamed again with benevolence as he pledged the judge. 🔊
  • 3. All the benevolence of his manly nature was called forth. 🔊
  • 4. Under the third head, place all that is spent for benevolence and religion. 🔊
  • 5. Both the law of benevolence and the Christian law of love demand this. 🔊
  • 6. Self-denying benevolence of Christ's, 169. 🔊
  • 7. Her great act of benevolence was her protection of Port-Royal. 🔊

How to use Benevolence in Sentences?

  • 1. This benevolence is the third form in which we have already seen what is called love. 🔊
  • 2. A certain rude benevolence of public intention is equally characteristic of the liquor trade. 🔊
  • 3. If he had, it would tax his divine benevolence to see that he forbore to pursue it. 🔊
  • 4. It was to him a fair and mysterious visitant, who came in pure benevolence to cheer his solitude. 🔊
  • 5. Next after this, comes intellectual improvement; and, last of all, benevolence and religion. 🔊
  • 6. They were much delighted by the graciousness and benevolence of the king, and took up their quarters in the island. 🔊
  • 7. Her home was always a delightful retreat for the ministers of the gospel and those who represented worthy causes of benevolence and charity. 🔊
  • 8. This must be done very cautiously, and the expansion of benevolence by no means hurried or made a task of. 🔊
  • 9. His tone was grim; the usual indifferent benevolence of demeanor toward a townsman was conspicuously absent. 🔊
  • 10. Man must be made acquainted with his own nature before God's benevolence can be realized. 🔊
  • 11. Those, who never have had such habits formed in youth, are under disadvantages, which no benevolence of temper can remedy. 🔊
  • 12. In regard to the great deficiencies of domestics, in qualifications for their duties, much patience and benevolence are required. 🔊
  • 13. The fire of benevolence and sympathy warmed every vein, and a new life animated every nerve within me. 🔊