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    clemency

    clemency - Dictionary definition and meaning for word clemency

    Definition
    (noun) good weather with comfortable temperatures
    Synonyms : mildness
    Definition
    (noun) leniency and compassion shown toward offenders by a person or agency charged with administering justice
    Synonyms : mercifulness , mercy
    Example Sentence
    • he threw himself on the mercy of the court
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for clemency

cle+me+mercy give me some mercy...u got mercy from the person from whom u expect punishment///

CLE(clay)MENCY(man means heart in hindi)so the person's heart is soft like clay

Cle+men+ cy= clean man mercy, a man who is very clean in his thoughts is very mild and merciful.

Clemency and Mercy rhyme....

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CLEMENT means mild(of weather)...sounds like CEMENT...why do we use cement???...to protect our house from wind,rain,summer and to make the weather inside the house MILD.....

sounds like cleasing milk.. which is MILD..

clemency = c+ leman + cy(want); We want labour so showing mercy to attract them.

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