Definition of Generous

1. Adjective. Willing to give and share unstintingly. "A generous donation"




2. Adjective. Not petty in character and mind. "Unusually generous in his judgment of people"
Similar to: Big, Large, Magnanimous, Ungrudging
Derivative terms: Generosity, Generousness
Antonyms: Ungenerous

3. Adjective. More than adequate. "A generous portion"
Similar to: Ample

Definition of Generous

1. a. Of honorable birth or origin; highborn.

Definition of Generous

1. Adjective. (obsolete) Of noble birth. (defdate 16th-19th c.) ¹

2. Adjective. Noble in behaviour or actions; principled, not petty; kind, magnanimous. (defdate from 16th c.) ¹

3. Adjective. Willing to give and share unsparingly; showing a readiness to give more (especially money) than is expected or needed. (defdate from 17th c.) ¹

4. Adjective. Large, more than ample, copious. (defdate from 17th c.) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Generous

1. willing to give [adj]

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