Definition of tenderheartedness in US English:

tenderheartedness

noun

  • See tenderhearted

    • ‘In the image of the Virgin Mary, we find compassion, tender-heartedness, care, trust, humility.’
    • ‘The business model blends the tough-mindedness of capitalism with the tender-heartedness of philanthropy.’
    • ‘The other song is about the tender-heartedness of women.’
    • ‘I try to foster tender-heartedness by asking newcomers to share their life stories with us.’
    • ‘Many leaders were weak and lax, as was shown by their tender-heartedness in dealing with persons guilty of grave criminal offences.’

Pronunciation

tenderheartedness

/ˌtendərˈhärdədnəs//ˌtɛndərˈhɑrdədnəs/