noun see greathearted

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • greatheartedness — See greatheartedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • greatheartedness — n. generosity, magnanimity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • greatheartedness — great·heart·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • greatheartedness — noun ( es) : magnanimity …   Useful english dictionary

  • greathearted — adjective Date: 14th century 1. characterized by bravery ; courageous 2. generous, magnanimous • greatheartedly adverb • greatheartedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • greathearted — greatheartedly, adv. greatheartedness, n. /grayt hahr tid/, adj. 1. having or showing a generous heart; magnanimous. 2. high spirited; courageous; fearless: greathearted defense of liberty. [1350 1400; ME grete hartyd] * * * …   Universalium

  • agape — Synonyms and related words: Amor, BOMFOG, Benthamism, Christian charity, Christian love, Eros, Platonic love, accord, accordance, admiration, adoration, affection, affinity, aghast, agog, agreement, ajar, all agog, altruism, amazed, amity,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • altruism — Synonyms and related words: BOMFOG, Benthamism, Christian charity, Christian love, agape, beneficence, benevolence, benevolent disposition, benevolentness, bigheartedness, brotherly love, caritas, charitableness, charity, commitment, consecration …   Moby Thesaurus

  • beneficence — Synonyms and related words: BOMFOG, Benthamism, Christian charity, Christian love, agape, alms, altruism, auspiciousness, benefaction, benevolence, benevolent disposition, benevolentness, benignancy, benignity, bigheartedness, brightness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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