openhanded openhanded

Definition(s):

  • (adj) given or giving freely

Usage(s):

  1. When Frangois Mansard, the King's architect, appeared with his bill, it was a shock even to openhanded Louis.
  2. He is equally openhanded with his employees, pays them the highest factory wages in the Far East, knows as many as 2,000 by name.
  3. When he took office after an era of openhanded public spending, Mexico's President Adolfo Ruiz Cortines suspended all government contracts to comb them for waste and graft.
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