Synonyms of mercy in English:
1 the boy was begging for mercy
leniency, lenience, clemency, compassion, grace, pity, charity, forgiveness, forbearance, quarter, humanity, humaneness, humanitarianism;
[Antonyms] ruthlessness, cruelty, inhumanity
2 we must be thankful for small mercies
blessing, godsend, boon, favour, piece/stroke of luck
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