The definition of generous is kind and giving, or a large amount.(adjective)
See generous in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L generosus, of noble birth, excellent, generous < genus: see genus
See generous in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: French genereux, of noble birth, magnanimous
Origin: , from Latin generōsus
Origin: , from genus, gener-, birth; see genə- in Indo-European roots.
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