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English definition of “mercy”


noun [U]     /ˈmɜːsi/
kindness that makes you forgive someone, usually someone that you have authority over: The prisoners pleaded for mercy. The judge showed no mercy.Kind and thoughtfulGenerous and charitableCharity organizations
(Definition of mercy noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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