Synonyms of lenient in English:

lenient


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adjective

1‘the courts may be more lenient with female offenders’

SYNONYMS
merciful, clement, sparing, forgiving, forbearing, tolerant, moderate, charitable, humane, indulgent, easy-going, magnanimous, sympathetic, compassionate, pitying, kind, kindly, kind-hearted, benevolent, gentle
liberal, permissive, soft, soft-hearted
ANTONYMS

merciless, severe, strict