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 He had the magnanimity to forgive her for lying about him.
2 : a magnanimous act the great magnanimities between soldiers — Katharine Tynan
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Definition of magnanimity for Students
: the quality of being generous and noble
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