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bounteousness

[ boun-tee-uh s ]SEE DEFINITION OF bounteousness
  • noungenerosity
  • nounplenty

Synonyms for bounteousness

  • benevolence
  • bountifulness
  • charitableness
  • charity
  • generousness
  • liberality
  • magnanimity
  • magnanimousness
  • munificence
  • openhandedness
  • philanthropy
  • unselfishness
  • big-heartedness
  • freehandedness
  • unsparingness
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Antonyms for bounteousness

  • malevolence
  • meanness
  • selfishness
  • unkindness
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BOUNTEOUSNESS

How well they knew what it all meant—this far-flowing tide of bounteousness!

The whole makes a pleasing, charming illustration of the bounteousness and wild beauty of tropical nature.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from bounty + -ous; originally "full of goodness," but always shading toward "generous in bestowing," a sense which logically might have been left to bountiful. Related: Bounteously; bounteousness.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BOUNTEOUSNESS

big-heartedness

noungenerosity
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