Definition of overgenerosity
- overgenerosity in excusing others' faults
- erred on the side of overgenerosity
- At first, employees won't believe you have actually given them full power to spend your money. They'll fear penalties for overgenerosity.
- —The Globe and Mail (Canada)
- I should warn you against overgenerosity with the seasonings. I know how tempting it is to throw in just that bit more than a recipe calls for but, in this instance, it will come to no good.
- —Nigel Slater