magnanimity


mag·na·nim·i·ty

noun \ˌmag-nə-ˈni-mə-tē\
plural mag·na·nim·i·ties

Definition of MAGNANIMITY

1
:  the quality of being magnanimous :  loftiness of spirit enabling one to bear trouble calmly, to disdain meanness and pettiness, and to display a noble generosity
2
:  a magnanimous act

First Known Use of MAGNANIMITY

14th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: magnanimous
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Magnaflux
All Words Near: magnanimity

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up magnanimity? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More