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lenient
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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less strict or more tolerant than might be expected
  • And strange to say, though he was firmly persuaded of his guilt, yet after Mitya was once in prison, the old man came to take a more and more lenient view of him.
    Book 11 — Ivan (25% in)

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