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goodness

Synonyms of goodness in English:

noun

  • 1 he was a dangerous criminal, but he had some goodness in him
    honesty, truth, truthfulness, honourableness, honourability, honour, incorruptibility, probity, propriety, decency, respectability, nobility, nobility of soul/spirit, nobleness, worthiness, worth, merit, trustworthiness, meritoriousness, irreproachableness, blamelessness, purity, pureness, lack of corruption;
    [Antonyms] wickedness
  • 2 his goodness towards us
    sympathy, compassion, care, concern, understanding, tolerance, patience, indulgence, generosity, charity, charitableness, leniency, clemency, forbearance, magnanimity;
    helpfulness, considerateness, thoughtfulness, consideration, niceness, courtesy, politeness, decency, graciousness, neighbourliness, pleasantness, public-spiritedness, friendliness, geniality, congeniality, amiability, cordiality
    [Antonyms] meanness
  • 3 slow cooking can help to retain the goodness of the food
    nutritional value, nutrition, nutrients, wholesomeness, nourishment
    rare nutriment
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