clement

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Clement \Clem"ent\, adjective [L. clemens; -entis; cf. F. cl?ment.] Mild in temper and disposition; merciful; compassionate. --Shak. -- {Clem"ent*ly}, adverb

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

clement

adjective

1: (of weather or climate) physically mild; "clement weather" [ant: {inclement}]

2: (used of persons or behavior) inclined to show mercy; "a more clement judge reduced the sentence" [ant: {inclement}]


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