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mu·nif·i·cent

 (myo͞o-nĭf′ĭ-sənt)
adj.
1. Very liberal in giving; generous: a munificent benefactor.
2. Showing great generosity: a munificent gift. See Synonyms at liberal.

[Latin mūnificēns, mūnificent-, from mūnificus : mūnus, gift; see mei- in Indo-European roots + facere, to make; see fact.]

mu·nif′i·cence n.
mu·nif′i·cent·ly adv.

munificent

(mjuːˈnɪfɪsənt)
adj
1. (of a person) very generous; bountiful
2. (of a gift) generous; liberal
[C16: back formation from Latin mūnificentia liberality, from mūnificus, from mūnus gift + facere to make]
muˈnificence, muˈnificentness n
muˈnificently adv

mu•nif•i•cent

(myuˈnɪf ə sənt)

adj.
characterized by or displaying great generosity.
[1575–85; < Latin mūnificent-, s., in derivation, of mūnific(us) performing one's obligations, bountiful, generous =mūni(a) functions, duties + -ficus -fic; compare magnificent]
mu•nif′i•cence, n.
mu•nif′i•cent•ly, adv.
syn: See generous.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.munificent - very generousmunificent - very generous; "distributed gifts with a lavish hand"; "the critics were lavish in their praise"; "a munificent gift"; "his father gave him a half-dollar and his mother a quarter and he thought them munificent"; "prodigal praise"; "unsparing generosity"; "his unstinted devotion"; "called for unstinting aid to Britain"
generous - willing to give and share unstintingly; "a generous donation"

munificent

munificent

adjective
Characterized by bounteous giving:
Translations

munificent

[mjuːˈnɪfɪsnt] ADJmunífico, munificente

munificent

adj (form)großzügig; person alsogenerös (geh)

munificent

[mjuːˈnɪfɪsnt] adjmunifico/a
References in classic literature ?
When he was waiting to be the object of your munificence, so freely bestowed for my sake, and when I was unhappy in the mercenary shape I was made to wear, I thought it would have become him better to have worked his own way on.
You thought to escape my munificence, but it is in vain.
We were able to prove the contrary, and that proof we are ready to give to your majesty, calling in support of it the august widow weeping in the Louvre, where your royal munificence has provided for her a home.