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benign

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benign/bɪˈnaɪn/adjective
benign
/bɪˈnaɪn/
adjective
Learner's definition of BENIGN  
medical 
: not causing death or serious injury
   b  : without cancer : not cancerous
— opposite malignant
: not causing harm or damage
[more benign; most benign]  : mild and pleasant
[more benign; most benign]  : gentle and kind
[more benign; most benign]  : having or showing a belief that nothing bad will happen

— benignly

adverb
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