openhanded

[oh-puhn-han-did]
adjective
generous; liberal: openhanded hospitality.

Origin:
1595–1605; open hand + -ed3

openhandedly, adverb
openhandedness, noun


magnanimous, bountiful, lavish, unstinting.
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openhanded

adjective
given or giving freely; "was a big tipper"; "the bounteous goodness of God"; "bountiful compliments"; "a freehanded host"; "a handsome allowance"; "Saturday's child is loving and giving"; "a liberal backer of the arts"; "a munificent gift"; "her fond and openhanded grandfather" [syn: big
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Example sentences
It is good to be generous, but people cannot expect you to be openhanded without offering something in return.
Be openhanded with salt and butter but stingy with milk, which will flatten out the bright, earthy potato taste.
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