adverb. ['ˈliːnjəntli'] in a permissively lenient manner.
- -ly (English)
- -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
- lenient (English)
- leniens (Latin)
Rhymes with Leniently
Sentences with leniently
One particular problem is “small dog syndrome,” which can be caused by owners who treat their Pekingese too leniently when he misbehaves because he's so cute.