What is the opposite of sinister?

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Adjective
Opposite of giving the impression that something harmful or evil is happening or will happen
Adjective
Opposite of evil or criminal
Adjective
Opposite of morally depraved
“He presented himself as an honest and virtuous man, a spokesman for the outsiders in society.”
Adjective
Opposite of marked by a likelihood to threaten the safety of a person or persons
“After a tumultuous period of torrential rainfall, the air has been surprisingly calm and pleasant.”
Adjective
Opposite of not favorable or auspicious
“None of these offers an auspicious precedent or any clear parallel for introducing a flat tax to a mature economy.”
Adjective
Opposite of sinister or ghostly in a way that causes fear and unease
Adjective
Opposite of causing fear or terror
Adjective
Opposite of having a somber or dismal atmosphere or nature
“The protagonist Malte is emotionally not able to be affected by a cheerful atmosphere in such a way that the moods of others become his own.”
Adjective
Opposite of causing, or capable of causing, fear
“Anna placed a comforting, motherly hand on her shoulder, making her look up.”
Adjective
Opposite of likely to injure or damage
“It sounds so innocuous and harmless, as if it would barely cause a murmur or a ripple.”
Adjective
Opposite of intimidating or aggressive in nature
“He is an agreeable gentleman who would not hurt a fly.”
Adjective
Opposite of unwarranted or inappropriate because excessive or disproportionate
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