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Spanish translation of “generous”

generous

adjective /ˈdʒenərəs/
willing to give a lot of money, time etc for some purpose
generoso
a generous donor to the charity It is very generous of you to pay for our holiday.
large; larger than necessary
generoso, abundante
a generous sum of money a generous piece of cake.
kind, willing to forgive
generoso
Try to be generous and forgive her his generous nature/remarks.
generously adverb
generosamente
She generously lent me her bicycle.
generosity /-ˈrosəti/ noun
generosidad
He is famed for his generosity.
(Definition of generous from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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