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mercy

: kindness or help given to people who are in a very bad or desperate situation

: a good or lucky fact or situation

Full Definition of MERCY
a :  compassion or forbearance shown especially to an offender or to one subject to one’s power;also :  lenient or compassionate treatment <begged for mercy>

b :  imprisonment rather than death imposed as penalty for first-degree murder

a :  a blessing that is an act of divine favor or compassion

b :  a fortunate circumstance <it was a mercy they found her before she froze>

3:  compassionate treatment of those in distress <works of mercy among the poor>
mercy adjective
at the mercy of

:  wholly in the power of :  with no way to protect oneself against

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