from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The quality of being benevolent; benevolence.
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You caught me Erick I submit to what ever punishment your benevolency has in store for me...
Harwood immediately replied that the only benevolency so far accepted was the embarkation of stores at Montevideo by the tanker Olwen.
The benevolency of government can easily turn on a dime to produce a monster even within a democracy, if certain freedoms such as the right to privacy are not maintained.