benign definition

  • adjective:
    • Of a form and mild personality.
    • Showing gentleness and mildness. See Synonyms at kind1.
    • maintaining use a beneficial influence; favorable: a policy with harmless effects for the economic climate. See Synonyms at positive.
    • Having little or no damaging result; safe: a chemical additive that is eco benign.
    • medication Of no danger to health; maybe not recurrent or progressive; maybe not cancerous: a benign tumor.
    • Kind; mild; moderate.
    • maybe not posing any severe threat to health; not specially hostile or recurrent.
    • Of a sort or gentle personality; gracious; ample; positive; benignant.
    • displaying or manifesting kindness, gentleness, favor, etc.; moderate; kindly; salutary; nutritious.
    • Of a mild type or personality.
    • kindness of disposition or fashion
    • pleasant and beneficial in nature or influence
    • not dangerous to wellness; maybe not recurrent or progressive (especially of a tumor)
  • others:
    • Of a form personality; gracious; sort; benignant; positive.
    • Proceeding from or expressive of gentleness, kindness, or benignity.
    • positive; propitious: since, benign planets.
    • Genial; moderate; salubrious: placed on weather, etc.
    • Mild; perhaps not severe; perhaps not violent; maybe not cancerous: utilized particularly in medication: since, a benign medication; a benign infection.

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