Translation of "generous" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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generousadjective

uk /ˈdʒen.ər.əs/ us /ˈdʒen.ər.əs/

generous adjective (CHARACTER)

B1 willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

(尤指超乎一般或期望地)慷慨的,大方的;宽宏大量的,仁慈的
a very generous man 非常慷慨的人
[ + to infinitive ] It was generous of you to lend me the money. 你借给我钱,心肠可真是太好了。
She's been very generous with her time. 她不吝投入大量时间。
There's a generous (= kinder than deserved) review of the book in today's newspaper. 今天的报纸刊登了一篇书评,对该书赞赏有加。

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generous adjective (SIZE)

C1 larger than usual or expected

大的;大量的;丰富的
a generous slice of cake 一大块蛋糕
a generous pay increase 大幅度加薪

(Translation of “generous” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)