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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Disposing of property by voluntary transfer without receiving value in return. Also: Kind, caring, and generous.

Usage examples (41)
  • It is only in the giving of oneself to others that we truly live.
  • The alumni followed a program of annual giving
  • He gave us the news and made a great show of the giving
  • giving his word of honor seemed to come too easily for more
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