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What is another word for benign?

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Adjective
Not likely to be objectionable or harmful
“What you might think is a benign remark about some other man or woman can trigger massive insecurity or jealousy in your spouse.”
Adjective
Not cancerous
“The difference between malignant and benign tumors is that malignant tumors have the ability to invade surrounding areas.”
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Mild or soothing in effect or degree
“It is said that due to its benign climate, the best tenors have always come from Italy.”
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Favorable or advantageous in nature
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“The Buddhist church was the recipient of unprecedented patronage from many devout and affluent Chinese who had prospered under benign Tang rule.”
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Gentle and kind in nature or disposition
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“How could I have ever been afraid of my old, benign grandfather?”
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Undemanding and easily executed
“Those who may see this as a rather benign task are woefully mistaken. Every new college student experiences some period of adjustment.”
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Noticeably happy and optimistic
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Conducive to good health
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Not easily irritated or flustered
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Mild or moderate in quality or character
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(of a disease or illness) That cannot be transmitted
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(of the weather) Cloudless and sunny
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