- Meaning – Characterized by or given to doing good.
- Synonyms – kind, generous, charitable, humanitarian, benign, altruistic.
- Antonyms – cruel, selfish, unkind, malevolent, mean.
- Usage –
- Chinese and Eastern mythologies describe dragons as benevolent.
- Donating his wealth for a benevolent cause.
- We should work towards a benevolent society.