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Synonyms for well-meaning

Synonyms for (adjective) well-meaning

Synonyms: well-meaning, unthreatening Definition: not unfriendly or threatening Usage: her well-meaning words were received in silence; the exasperation of a...well-meaning cow worried by dogs

Similar words: amicable Definition: characterized by friendship and good will

Synonyms: well-intentioned, well-meaning, well-meant Definition: marked by good intentions though often producing unfortunate results Usage: a well-intentioned but clumsy waiter; a well-meaning but tactless fellow; the son's well-meaning efforts threw a singular chill upon the father's admirers- S.W.Maughm; blunt but well-meant criticism

Similar words: intended Definition: resulting from one's intentions Usage: your intended trip abroad; an intended insult