The definition of kind is warm, generous or sympathetic.(adjective)
An example of kind is the personality of Mother Theresa.
Kind is defined as a type of something.(noun)
An example of kind is fruits that are red.
See kind in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME kynd < OE cynd, akin to Ger kind, child, ON kundr, son < IE *ĝṇti- (> L natio, nation) < base *ĝen-: see genus
Origin: ME kynde < OE gecynde
See kind in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective kind·er, kind·est
Origin: Middle English, natural, kind
Origin: , from Old English gecynde, natural; see genə- in Indo-European roots.
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English gecynd, race, offspring, kind; see genə- in Indo-European roots.
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