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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Generosity in overlooking injury or insult.

Usage examples (38)
  • Let us bear with magnanimity whatever it is needful for us to bear.
  • -- This is what you call magnanimity -- It is happy for yourself, that you possess this quality in the highest degree.
  • "Surely I do not wish to stand beneath Helga in magnanimity!"
  • This treating of injuries from the high ground of magnanimity is the action that shall save the world. for more
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