munificence munificence

Definition(s):

  • (n) liberality in bestowing gifts; extremely liberal and generous of spirit

Usage(s):

  1. Pat's munificence is evident by her large yearly donation to public schools.
  2. Corporate munificence is often dismissed as a cover to wield power and influence.

Quotes

  1. In the article, Mr Kilroy-Silk wrote: "Arab countries are not exactly shining examples of civilisation" and that Arabs should "go down on their knees and thank God for the munificence of the United States".
    on Jan 9, 2004 By: Robert Kilroy-Silk Source: 4ni.co.uk

  2. Sources close to Rajnikant told us that the thespian's "fabled munificence will ensure that none would be out of pocket".
    on Aug 18, 2008 By: Rajinikanth Source: MSN India

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