magnanimously magnanimously

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a magnanimous manner

Usage(s):

  1. Brown flung off his coat, magnanimously tossed his cuff links to the crowd, and was led off draped in a purple capeonly to rush back for another number.
  2. We can prove how a great nation can deal magnanimously with a small nation at a time when Third World and North-South relations are at stake.
  3. I'd like to think I magnanimously stepped aside to give some eager young male colleague the pleasure of reviewing it.

Quotes

  1. "Sentiments of people of Vidarbha can no longer be ignored. The region with its distinct culture and mores has always maintained a separate identity and never integrated with Maharashtra. Now Maharashtra should magnanimously agree to carving out of...
    on Dec 12, 2009 By: Vilas Muttemwar Source: Times of India

  2. As Duncan Watts, Australian-born professor of sociology at Columbia University, wrote in The New York Times after Scooch-gate: "The large, industrialised nations magnanimously invite their poorer but more numerous eastern cousins to join their...
    on May 21, 2008 By: Duncan Watts Source: Times Online

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