Definition of bounteous
1 : giving or disposed to give freely
2 : liberally bestowed
Examples of bounteous in a sentence
Together we give thanks for this bounteous harvest.
<offered a bounteous reward for finding the lost ring>
Origin and Etymology of bounteous
Middle English bountevous, bounteuous, from Anglo-French bontive kind, from bunté
First Known Use: 14th century
BOUNTEOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bounteous for English Language Learners
: giving or providing many desired things
BOUNTEOUS Defined for Kids
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