Liberality vs Kindness - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between liberality and kindness

is that liberality is the property of being liberal; generosity; charity while kindness is the state of being kind.

liberality

English

Noun

(en-noun)
  • The property of being liberal; generosity; charity.
  • That liberality is but cast away / Which makes us borrow what we can not pay. — Denham.
  • A gift; a gratuity.
  • A prudent man is not impoverished by his liberalities .

    kindness

    English

    Noun

  • The state of being kind.
  • An instance of kind or charitable behaviour.