adj ~ (to/towards sb) having, showing or feeling mercy 仁慈的; 宽恕的; 宽容的
*She was merciful to the prisoners. 她对犯人很仁慈.
* a merciful gesture, action, etc 宽厚的表示、行为等.
a death or end to something that seems fortunate because it ends someone's suffering
I think my uncle's death was a merciful release for my poor aunt.
being kind to people and forgiving them rather than punishing them or being cruel
Merciful God, save us.
1. Be merciful to him ! 饶了他吧！
2. Again and again she asked him to be merciful, until at last, he answered jokingly, "I will do what you ask only if you will ride naked through the streets of Coventry at noon." 她一遍又一遍地恳求她丈夫宽厚些，直到最终，他开了个玩笑说：“如果你在中午一丝不挂骑着马穿考文垂的大街小巷，你要我干什么我就干什么。”