supergenerosity

generosity

[jen-uh-ros-i-tee]
noun, plural generosities.
1.
readiness or liberality in giving.
2.
freedom from meanness or smallness of mind or character.
3.
a generous act: We thanked him for his many generosities.
4.
largeness or fullness; amplitude.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English generosite < Latin generōsitās, equivalent to generōs(us) generous + -itās -ity

overgenerosity, noun
supergenerosity, noun


1. munificence, bountifulness. 2. nobleness, magnanimity.


1. stinginess. 2. pettiness.
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generosity (ˌdʒɛnəˈrɒsɪtɪ)
 
n , pl -ties
1.  willingness and liberality in giving away one's money, time, etc; magnanimity
2.  freedom from pettiness in character and mind
3.  a generous act
4.  abundance; plenty

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generosity
mid-15c., "nobility, goodness of race," from L. generositas, from generosus (see generous). Meaning "munificence" is recorded from 1670s.
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