benignant

[ bih-nig-nuhnt ]SEE DEFINITION OF benignant

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BENIGNANT

The genii of the East have woven this banner from the rays of benignant stars.

Mr Casby shook his head, in Placid and benignant generality.

They replace the three benignant Baba Yagas of Russian stories.

"You will hold the basin," said he, directing me with his calm, benignant eye.

The benignant laws of the Incas were replaced by the rapine of the conquerors.

“Do not call it foolish, Valerie,” returned the old man with a benignant smile.

His hopes were high, his benignant star was once more in the ascendant.

With one of his benignant smiles the captain resumed his progress.

With a benignant smile Bladud said that he had merely asked who she was.

"I have another favor to ask," said he, and this time with his most benignant smile.

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