overgenerous


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overgenerous

(ˌəʊvəˈdʒɛnərəs; -ˈdʒɛnrəs)
adj
excessively willing and liberal in giving away one's time, money, etc
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.overgenerous - very generousovergenerous - 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"
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Translations

overgenerous

[ˌəʊvəˈdʒenərəs] ADJ [person] → demasiado generoso; [helping, portion] → excesivamente grande
they were overgenerous in their praise of himlo elogiaron con exceso
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

overgenerous

[ˌəʊvərˈdʒɛnərəs] adj
[person] → prodigue
[offer] → excessif/ive
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

overgenerous

[ˌəʊvəˈdʒɛnrəs] adjtroppo generoso/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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