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American English: /ˈliniənt/
British English: /ˈliːnɪənt/

Translation of lenient in Spanish:


  • (attitude/view)
    poco severo
    to be lenient to o toward o with somebody
    ser indulgente or benévolo con alguien
    Example sentences
    • Lewis was banned from boxing after his act and for many, that punishment was too lenient.
    • He was always easygoing but not too lenient and he was always sweet but not sickeningly mushy.
    • There is no need for them to be lenient, nor are they expected to close their eyes to evil practices.
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