large-hearted


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large-heart·ed

(lärj′här′tĭd)
adj.
Having a generous disposition; sympathetic.

large′-heart′ed·ness n.

large-hearted

adj
kind; sympathetic. Also: large-souled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.large-hearted - showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity; "was charitable in his opinions of others"; "kindly criticism"; "a kindly act"; "sympathetic words"; "a large-hearted mentor"
kind - having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature; used especially of persons and their behavior; "kind to sick patients"; "a kind master"; "kind words showing understanding and sympathy"; "thanked her for her kind letter"

large-hearted

adjective
Willing to give of oneself and one's possessions:
Translations

large-hearted

adjgroßherzig
References in classic literature ?
There is the same type of frame and the same keen activity of temperament in mother and son, but it was not from her that Adam got his well- filled brow and his expression of large-hearted intelligence.
Equally elegant and more miscellaneous and large-hearted in social outlook was Last-Trick's show the year previous, the popular Cannibal Crush Lunch, at which the confections handed round were sarcastically moulded in the forms of human arms and legs, and during which more than one of our gayest mental gymnasts was heard offering to eat his partner.
Things which seemed to other men trifles were to him deadly sins; and although he was so stern to himself, to others he shows a fatherly tenderness which makes us feel that this rough tinker was no narrow Puritan, but a broad-minded, large-hearted Christian.
Riley, a gentleman with a waxen complexion and fat hands, rather highly educated for an auctioneer and appraiser, but large-hearted enough to show a great deal of
Rigorous and generous, judicious and discriminating and yet open-minded and large-hearted, Ed continues to inspire us here at Renascence, and his wisdom and kindness still shape our aspirations.
The villa rent is apparently paid by "a large-hearted family" as is the monthly electricity and satellite television bill.
One woman leader said you have to be large-hearted in politics.
Sanjay Dutt, in an extended cameo as a large-hearted villager, pitches in perfectly.
Our Prime Minister (Narendra Modi) is large-hearted," Rudy said.
com)-- In a life that is full of many tensions and responsibilities, in a world that is so harsh and money-minded, in a society that is unkind and treacherous, there is someone who is kind, caring, pure, large-hearted, and makes you feel tension-free.
And now, as the UAE government actions show, the Emirates regards Pakistan as a brother and friend; controversies created by others have made no difference to the large-hearted munificence of its rulers.
RIYADH: KHALID TAWALBEHSaudi Arabia is not only one of the largest Arab countries but is also home to several large-hearted people, gender and age no bar.