openhandedness
noun see openhanded

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • openhandedness — index largess (generosity) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • openhandedness — See openhandedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • openhandedness — noun The characteristic of being openhanded …   Wiktionary

  • openhandedness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of being generous: big heartedness, bounteousness, bountifulness, freehandedness, generosity, generousness, greatheartedness, large heartedness, lavishness, liberality, magnanimity, magnanimousness …   English dictionary for students

  • openhandedness — n. generousness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • openhandedness — open·hand·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • openhandedness — noun liberality in bestowing gifts; extremely liberal and generous of spirit • Syn: ↑munificence, ↑largess, ↑largesse, ↑magnanimity • Derivationally related forms: ↑openhanded, ↑magnanimous (for …   Useful english dictionary

  • generosity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. benevolence, philanthropy, liberality, munificence, prodigality; altruism, magnanimity. See giving, unselfishness. Ant., miserliness. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Unselfish giving] Syn. liberality, bounty,… …   English dictionary for students

  • unselfishness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Generosity Nouns unselfishness, generosity, disinterestedness, selflessness, devotion (to others); liberality, liberalism, magnanimity; benevolence; high mindedness, nobility; impartiality, fairness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • lavishness — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Extravagance] Syn. wastefulness, dissipation, squandering; see waste 1 . 2. [Plenty] Syn. profuseness, plenitude, abundance; see excess 1 , plenty . 3. [Generosity] Syn. largess, munificence, openhandedness; see generosity 1 …   English dictionary for students

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