benevolently (part of speech: adverb)
paternally (part of speech: adverb)
kindred (part of speech: adjective)
benevolent (part of speech: adjective)
chivalrous, high-minded, altruistic, munificent, neighborly, humane, charitable, generous, philanthropic, beneficent, compassionate, humanitarian, noble, bountiful, kind, unselfish, benevolent, alms-giving, considerate
- " That is a sorrow, I agree," said he, " and I have no doubt, good dame, that your motherly heart must often ache with the pity of it all." - "The Green Forest Fairy Book", Loretta Ellen Brady.
- " I am sure I should like her, for somehow I picture to myself a kind, motherly person. - "Barriers Burned Away", E. P. Roe.
- And Mrs. Mulligan put a motherly arm around Aunt Winnie's trembling form. - "Killykinick", Mary T. Waggaman.