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(adj., adj.sat)


There are 3 meanings of the word Benign.

How to pronounce benign:


Benign - as an adjective

Not dangerous to health; not recurrent or progressive (especially of a tumor)

Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

Pleasant and beneficial in nature or influence

Example: "A benign smile"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

Benign - as an adjective satellite

Kindness of disposition or manner

Example: "The benign ruler of millions"

Example Sentences

"The doctor reassured me that the tumor was benign."
"They discovered a benign cyst during her routine medical examination."
"The cat's behavior remained benign even after the arrival of a new puppy."
"The benign weather made for a pleasant day at the beach."
"His motives seemed benign, but I still had my doubts."
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Word Game Points

Is BENIGN a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, benign is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

BENIGN has a SCRABBLE points total of 9.

Is BENIGN a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, benign is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
BENIGN has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 13.

Is BENIGN a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, benign is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
BENIGN has a WORDFEUD points total of 11.

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