Kind in a sentence

The word "kind" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of kind and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Kind

  • Having feelings befitting our common nature; congenial; sympathetic; as, a kind man; a kind heart.
  • Showing tenderness or goodness; disposed to do good and confer happiness; averse to hurting or paining; benevolent; benignant; gracious.
  • Proceeding from, or characterized by, goodness, gentleness, or benevolence; as, a kind act.
  • Gentle; tractable; easily governed; as, a horse kind in harness.
  • Race; genus; species; generic class; as, in mankind or humankind.
  • Sort; type; class; nature; style; character; fashion; manner; variety; description; as, there are several kinds of eloquence, of style, and of music; many kinds of government; various kinds of soil, etc.
  • a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
  • having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature; used especially of persons and their behavior

How to use kind in a sentence. Kind pronunciation.

I drew near with a kind of fear, but yet I came to the door and looked in.
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He was willing to pay in kind; but what Oriental ever paid a debt without a gift in return, even as a bartering Irishman demands his lucky penny. "So be it, excellency, and my life is thine to spill upon the ground, a scarlet cloth for thy feet.
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They were all intent on their own business, each man labouring after his kind.
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In office Nahoum had done after his kind, after the custom of the place and the people; and yet, as it would seem, the man had had stirrings within him towards a higher path.
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What kind of being was behind the dark, fiery eyes and the pale, impassioned face?
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Thither thou shalt go to wait upon this woman thou hast savagely wronged, and upon her kind, till thou diest.
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This was the rule in Carson-any other kind of partition was the rare exception.
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We did nothing of the kind.
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We tried to trade him off at private vendue next, offering him at a sacrifice for second-hand tombstones, old iron, temperance tracts-any kind of property.
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Business of all kinds was active and prosperous and growing more so day by day.
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Yet they had their little periodical explosions of economy like all other bodies of the kind.
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It is a kind of life that has a potent charm for all men, whether city or country-bred.
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But just for the sake of argument, suppose-in a kind of general way-suppose some person were to tell you that two-thousand-dollar ledges were simply contemptible-contemptible, understand-and that right yonder in sight of this very cabin there were piles of pure gold and pure silver-oceans of it-enough to make you all rich in twenty-four hours!
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I had thought that at least it would be caked on the outside of it like a kind of veneering.
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But there is a kind of Infection that attends it, for it brings them to the falling Sickness.
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For by a Ring on his Finger, and the Gold Buttons on his Shirt, which was all he carried off, they supposed his other Rigging was suitable thereto; which made Mr. _Constable_ so kind as to lend him his Night-gown, to cover his Nakedness.
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Who will not say I serv'd him in his Kind?
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And I appeal to you Madam, whether he wasn't serv'd in his kind.
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The path of every star is fixed and limited, every plant bears flowers and fruit which in form and color exactly resemble their kind, and in all the fundamental characteristics of their qualities and dispositions, of their instinctive bent and external impulse, all animals of the same species resemble each other; thus, the hunter who knows the red-deer in his father's forest, may know in every forest on earth how the stag will behave in any given case.
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Examples of Kind

Example #1
As I looked into the dusk, my limbs trembled under me, for who should be sitting there, a half-finished chair between his knees, but Soolsby the old chair-maker!
Example #2
Inside the hut all was still.
Example #3
His was a loathsome sort of gratitude.
Example #4
Mizraim's eyes glittered-the dull black shine of a mongrel terrier's.
Example #5
He heard the voice of a riverman as he toiled at a rope standing on the corn that filled his ghiassa from end to end, from keel to gunwale.
Example #6
The idlers had left him alone; none were staring at him now.