Kindness when giving a punishment. (Cambridge Dictionary)
The quality of being clement; disposition to show forbearance, compassion, or forgiveness in judging or punishing; leniency; mercy. (Dictionary.com)
An act or deed showing mercy or leniency. (Dictionary.com)
(of the weather) mildness or temperateness. (Dictionary.com)
Disposition to be merciful and especially to moderate the severity of punishment due. (Merriam – Webster)
An act or instance of leniency. (Merriam – Webster)
How You Can Help Cyntoia Brown Get Clemency.
UAE ‘studying request for clemency’ made by Matthew Hedges’ family in hope for ‘amicable solution’.