V. WORDS RELATING TO THE VOLUNTARY POWERS; INTERSOCIAL VOLITION

I. GENERAL INTERSOCIAL VOLITION

Lenity.

[Antonyms: severity.]

[Nouns] lenity, lenience, leniency; moderation [more]; tolerance, toleration; mildness, gentleness; favor, indulgence, indulgency; clemency, mercy, forbearance, quarter; compassion [more].

[Verbs] be lenient; tolerate, bear with; parcere subjectis, give quarter.

indulge, allow one to have his own way, spoil.

[Adjectives] lenient; mild, mild as milk; gentle, soft; tolerant, indulgent, easy-going; clement (compassionate) [more]; forbearing; long-suffering.

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