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well-meaning




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well-meaning
     1. adj. With good intentions, often used to reflect positively on a negative outcome or situation.
           The professor is well-meaning enough, but he usually ruins things one way or another.

Example Sentences

Will a younger but well-meaning brother do? 
The purveyors of ecstasy are no longer uneducated, but well-meaning, priests. 


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