'Largesse' — Video Word of the Day 2/1/2019

Learn the meaning and history of 'largesse' in our new video series with TIME


play time wotd largesse
New!
Our Word of the Day for February 1, 2019 is largesse, a noun meaning "liberal giving or generosity."

Presented as part of the Merriam-Webster and TIME Word of the Day partnership!

Comments

Up Next

Autoplay
play video ghost words
Ghost Word

 

286,807 views

play serial comma
The Serial Comma

 

429,822 views

play hot mess
Hot Mess

 

145,509 views

play mrs malaprop
Malaprop

 

84,573 views

play alright allright video
Alright vs. All Right

 

125,393 views

play sneaked vs snuck video
Sneaked vs. Snuck

 

51,513 views

play further vs farther video
Further vs. Farther

 

41,084 views

play video lay vs lie
Lay vs. Lie

 

309,202 views

play fun funner funnest
Fun, Funner, Funnest

 

249,077 views

play video old school grammar humorsome
Old-School Grammar

 

235,540 views

play video schwa
Schwa

 

145,877 views

play video cynic
Cynic

 

33,463 views

play video ie vs eg
i.e. vs. e.g.

 

155,304 views

play video its vs its
Its vs. It's

 

72,112 views

play video healthy vs healthful
Healthy vs. Healthful

 

100,680 views

play video between you and i or me
I vs. Me

 

58,288 views

play video literally
Literally

 

393,823 views

play video soup vs soop
Soop vs. Soup

 

65,930 views

play video hopefully
Hopefully

 

83,690 views

play video who vs whom
Who vs. Whom

 

65,774 views

play video resuscitate stricken icon condolences rip and other words that spiked when michael jackson died
Michael Jackson

 

28,534 views

play video affect vs effect
Affect vs. Effect

 

90,901 views