unstinting

adjective
un·stint·ing | \ ˌən-ˈstin-tiŋ \

Definition of unstinting 

: not restricting or holding back : giving or being given freely or generously an unstinting volunteer unstinting praise

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unstintingly adverb

Examples of unstinting in a Sentence

a group of school volunteers who are unstinting with their time

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None of this would have been so resonant had not director Kimberly Senior’s production at Writers been an unstinting piece of work with a rich sense of place. Chris Jones, chicagotribune.com, "In the old-school 'Buried Child,' Sam Shepard understood what still pains Illinois," 17 May 2018 Everton had a model and a plan, one based on smart recruitment, player development and an unstinting work ethic. SI.com, "Why Everton Must Learn From Their History in Next Managerial Appointment or Be Doomed to Repeat it," 18 May 2018 In 2001, the University recognized and thanked Luva for her years of service and unstinting support of Eastern and education in Connecticut by naming one of the then newest residence halls on campus Luva Mead Hall. courant.com, "Luva Mead Hoar," 11 May 2018 Who are determined to bear unstinting witness to it. Thomas Farragher, BostonGlobe.com, "Reclaiming a culture, reclaiming a life," 19 Apr. 2018 Instead of signaling unstinting support for the Saudis, the Trump administration should wield its leverage to press the Saudi government both publicly and privately to end the war as soon as possible. Daniel Benaim, The New Republic, "The Passive Foreign Policy President," 21 Mar. 2018 Instead, Cambodia has come to stand as the highest-water mark for China’s influence in Southeast Asia and as the stage for Mr. Hun Sen’s evolution into one of Asia’s most unstinting autocrats. Hannah Beech, New York Times, "Embracing China, Facebook and Himself, Cambodia’s Ruler Digs In," 17 Mar. 2018 Since the company’s early days, when all employees helped package customer orders, Bezos has expected unstinting enthusiasm for the Amazon mission. Jacob Silverman, Longreads, "The Billionaire Philanthropist," 13 Mar. 2018 Perhaps unsurprisingly, the restaurant has been decorated with unstinting attention to detail. Becca Endicott, ELLE Decor, "Have Breakfast At Tiffany's Gorgeous New Blue Box Café," 9 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of unstinting

1845, in the meaning defined above

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unstinting

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of unstinting

—used to say that someone gives something (such as praise or support) in a very strong and generous way

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