Examples of generosity in a Sentence
her generosity toward the poor
a sidewalk beggar who benefited from the generosity of kindhearted passersby
Recent Examples of generosity from the Web
Crowd-funding websites like GoFundMe and Generosity are awash in campaigns for protesters -- some raising tens of thousands of dollars -- and Amazon wish lists of gear circulate on Twitter, Instagram and Whatsapp.
The reader thanks Simpson’s eye and ear for such generosity.
Everyone coming to the city, or who simply wants to acknowledge the event in their own town, is encouraged to perform an act of generosity to honor the 49 lives taken that night.
Oehler said she's frequently struck by the generosity of her clients.
Penelope Lively has a wry ability to skewer – and the generosity to pull back before things get vicious.
Some of the Wilmot students who thought philanthropy was just about giving money are learning there other forms of generosity.
Enchanting top-tier hotels abound here, offering up a requisite level of warmth, generosity and calm, but despite the constant influx of tourists, the island never seems to lose sight of its DNA.
AirPrime’s generosity doesn’t stop with its prospective staff.
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First Known Use of generosity
GENEROSITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of generosity for English Language Learners
: 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
GENEROSITY Defined for Kids
Definition of generosity for Students
1 : willingness to give or to share He shows generosity to those in need.
2 : an act of unselfish giving Her generosity was appreciated.
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