Munificently
Munificent Mu*nif"i*cent, a. [L. munificus; munus service, gift + -ficare (in comp.) to make. Cf. {Immunity}, {-fy}.] Very liberal in giving or bestowing; lavish; as, a munificent benefactor. -- {Mu*nif"i*cent*ly}, adv.

Syn: Bounteous; bountiful; liberal; generous. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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