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liberal

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1 not bound by traditional ways or beliefs

  • parents who take a very liberal attitude toward letting their children stay out late
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2 being more than enough without being excessive

  • he always puts liberal amounts of grated cheese on his pizza
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all kinds of, thick on the ground

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liberal, generous, bountiful, munificent mean giving or given freely and unstintingly. liberal suggests openhandedness in the giver and largeness in the thing or amount given.
    • a teacher liberal with her praise
generous stresses warmhearted readiness to give more than size or importance of the gift.
    • a generous offer of help
bountiful suggests lavish, unremitting giving or providing.
    • children spoiled by bountiful presents
munificent suggests a scale of giving appropriate to lords or princes.
    • a munificent foundation grant


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