1. Full of love and good will; benevolent; kind.
  2. Liberal in judging of others; disposed to look on the best side, and to avoid harsh judgment.
  3. Liberal in benefactions to the poor; giving freely; generous; beneficent.
  4. Of or pertaining to charity; springing from, or intended for, charity; relating to almsgiving; eleemosynary; as, a charitable institution.
  5. Dictated by kindness; favorable; lenient.