ungrudging


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ungrudging

(ʌnˈɡrʌdʒɪŋ)
adj
liberal; unstinted; willing: ungrudging support.
unˈgrudgingly adv

un•grudg•ing

(ʌnˈgrʌdʒ ɪŋ)

adj.
not begrudging; not reluctant or resentful; wholehearted.
[1760–70]
un•grudg′ing•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ungrudging - without envy or reluctance; "ungrudging admiration"
generous - not petty in character and mind; "unusually generous in his judgment of people"
Translations

ungrudging

[ˈʌnˈgrʌdʒɪŋ] ADJliberal, generoso; [support etc] → generoso

ungrudging

adj help, supportbereitwillig; admirationneidlos; (= generous) person, contributiongroßzügig; praise, gratitudevon ganzem Herzen kommend attr

ungrudging

[ʌnˈgrʌdʒɪŋ] adj (help) → dato/a volentieri; (praise) → sincero/a
References in classic literature ?
His own economic genius was so entirely for operations on a larger scale, and, to move at his ease, he needed so imperatively the sense of great risks and great prizes, that he found an ungrudging entertainment in the spectacle of fortunes made by the aggregation of copper coins, and in the minute subdivision of labor and profit.
Temperate, kindly, wise, of ungrudging disposition, a merry heart upon the road, never forgetting, learned, truthful, courteous.
Anne, there's one thing in particular I like about you -- you're so ungrudging.
His ungrudging presence will be a major signal to Sri Lanka that New Delhi values its deep ties with the island.
The ungrudging support given to you by His Majesty's Government, even when you had acted contrary to my instructions that the terms of the declaration must be approved by them before presentation to Zaghlul, does not justify your reiterated allegations that they have not given you their confidence.
Expectations shattered, many were leaving the ground 15 minutes into the second half, with ungrudging words of praise for our lads.
Canada has refused to give that ungrudging endorsement up to now, characterizing the Declaration as aspirational, and non-binding (203) because of its concerns that the Declaration gives Indigenous peoples too much power (204).
Willingness did not mean he could be bullied, however, and his ability to amuse others and defend himself soon brought ungrudging respect.
ANFIELD regulars during the 1960s and 1970s will recall that The Kop regarded visiting goalkeepers with ungrudging respect.