LENIENT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of lenient
Definition:
a. relaxing; emollient; softening
Example:
I was growing very lenient to my master: I was forgetting all his faults, for which I had once kept a sharp look-out.
Sentence in Classic:
I set myself above him and so become much worse than he, for he is lenient to my rudeness while I on the contrary nourish contempt for him.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And this is lenient treatment on my part, for you are worse, far worse, than the felons who will be your companions.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
The Romans were not only, as has been said above, less ungrateful than other republics, but were also more lenient and more considerate than others in punishing the captains of their armies.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
To those cities they dealt with leniently, they granted exemptions and privileges, conferring upon them the rights of citizenship, and securing their welfare in every particular.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context