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used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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kindly, mild, or harmless
  • He turned slowly in his swivel chair and looked benignly at the witness.
    p. 230.2
benignly = kindly
  • she was only another lady in the neighborhood, but a relatively benign presence.
    p. 56.1
benign = harmless (kind or mild)
There are no more uses of "benign" in To Kill a Mockingbird.

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