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Noun
Compassion or forgiveness shown towards someone whom it is within one's power to punish or harm
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“The only moral action is kill the terrorist without mercy or regret, and thus protect innocent lives against future acts of terrorism.”
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An event to be grateful for, because it prevents something unpleasant or provides relief from suffering
“I guess it's a mercy that I'll be in an eagerly awaited training from 10-noon.”
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An act of kind assistance
“… did a mercy for the stranded motorist and was richly rewarded.”
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Forgiveness of sins, in a general sense
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The quality of being kind, tender, or mild-mannered
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The quality or state of being inviolable
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The quality of being morally good or virtuous
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The well-being of a person or thing as a result of a well-intentioned act
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