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English definition of “unsparing”


adjective (GENEROUS)    /ʌnˈspeə.rɪŋ/ US  /-ˈsper.ɪŋ/ formal
extremely generous with money , time , help , etc.: Last of all, our thanks go to the caterers who have been unsparing in their efforts to make this afternoon such a success .Generous and charitableCharity organizations
(Definition of unsparing adjective (GENEROUS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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