mercies


mercies
mer·cy || 'mɜrsɪ /'mɜːsɪ n. compassion, pity; charity; forgiveness; act of kindness; lenient sentence

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Mercies — Mercy Mer cy (m[ e]r s[y^]), n.; pl. {Mercies}. [OE. merci, F. merci, L. merces, mercedis, hire, pay, reward, LL., equiv. to misericordia pity, mercy. L. merces is probably akin to merere to deserve, acquire. See {Merit}, and cf. {Amerce}.] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mercies — plural of mercy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tender Mercies — Título Gracias y favores (España) El precio de la felicidad (Argentina) Ficha técnica Dirección Bruce Beresford Producción Philip S. Hobel …   Wikipedia Español

  • Small Mercies — Infobox Musical artist Name = Small Mercies Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Origin = Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Genre = Pop rock Alternative rock Years active = 2000–present Label = Sony BMG, Modern Music URL =… …   Wikipedia

  • Shane Tutmarc & The Traveling Mercies — Infobox musical artist Name = Shane Tutmarc The Traveling Mercies Img capt = Shane Tutmarc The Traveling Mercies in early 2007 Landscape = yes Background = group or band Origin = Seattle, USA Genre = Roots Rock Americana Rock Roll Years active =… …   Wikipedia

  • Tender Mercies — Infobox Film name = Tender Mercies caption= original movie poster imdb id = 0086423 writer = Horton Foote starring = Robert Duvall Tess Harper Betty Buckley Wilford Brimley director = Bruce Beresford producer = Philip Hobel cinematography =… …   Wikipedia

  • be grateful for small mercies — be grateful/thankful for small mercies if someone should be grateful for small mercies, they should feel grateful that something good has happened, although it is not everything that they wanted. They ve agreed to end the meeting half an hour… …   New idioms dictionary

  • be thankful for small mercies — be grateful/thankful for small mercies if someone should be grateful for small mercies, they should feel grateful that something good has happened, although it is not everything that they wanted. They ve agreed to end the meeting half an hour… …   New idioms dictionary

  • Allan Hubbard (Tender Mercies) — Allan Hubbard is a former child actor known for his role of Sonny in the Oscars winning film Tender Mercies . He co starred with actor Robert Duvall at the age of nine. After the film s release in 1983, Hubbard never appeared on screen again.… …   Wikipedia

  • Tender Mercies — Tendre Bonheur Tendre Bonheur (Tender Mercies) est un film américain réalisé par Bruce Beresford, sorti en 1983. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Fiche technique 3 Distribution 4 Distinctions …   Wikipédia en Français


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