What does the word generous mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Generously.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Giving liberally; magnanimous.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Cheering or stimulating, as wine.

Usage examples for generous

  1. Even to Hadassah's generous mind, Michael Amory's conduct seemed strange and inexplicable. – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  2. My dear, brave, noble, generous girl! – Tales from Dickens by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
  3. After all, should he not restore the generous gift at once? – The Higher Court by Mary Stewart Daggett