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liberality

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noun, lib·er·al·i·ty \ˌli-bə-ˈra-lə-tē\

Simple Definition of liberality

  • : the quality of not being opposed to ideas or ways of behaving that are not traditional or widely accepted

  • : the quality of being generous

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of liberality

plural liberalities

  1. :  the quality or state of being liberal; also :  an instance of this



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