noun gen·er·os·i·ty \ˌje-nə-ˈrä-sə-tē, -ˈräs-tē\

: the quality of being kind, understanding, and not selfish : the quality of being generous; especially : willingness to give money and other valuable things to others

plural gen·er·os·i·ties

Full Definition of GENEROSITY

a :  the quality or fact of being generous
b :  a generous act
:  abundance <great generosity of spirit>

Examples of GENEROSITY

  1. her generosity toward the poor
  2. <a sidewalk beggar who benefited from the generosity of kindhearted passersby>

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Rhymes with GENEROSITY


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