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synonyms for largesse

  • donation
  • endowment
  • fund
  • philanthropy
  • alms
  • alms-giving
  • assistance
  • benefaction
  • beneficence
  • contribution
  • dole
  • hand
  • oblation
  • offering
  • relief
  • write-off
  • gifting
  • handout
  • helping hand
  • tax write-off

antonyms for largesse

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  • hindrance
  • hurt
  • injury
  • malevolence
  • stealing
  • taking
  • uncharitableness
  • unkindness
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        How to use largesse in a sentence

        At last, with the aid of an extravagant largesse, she was conducted to her staterooms.
        THE GHOST BREAKERCHARLES GODDARD
        The least decrepit of the beggars, armed with Helen's largesse of copper coin, had joined them from beneath the portico.
        THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
        The small, bullet-headed man had just paid his extravagant bill, distributed his largesse, and was about to depart.
        THE BOOK OF SUSANLEE WILSON DODD
        To his companions he gave gifts with such largesse, that his horse and armour were all that at any time he called his own.
        VAL D'ARNOJOHN RUSKIN
        Varney gave his largesse with an affectation of complaisance and humility.
        KENILWORTHSIR WALTER SCOTT
        We quicken with largesse of life, and spring with vivid mystery.
        LORNA DOONER. D. BLACKMORE
        What has this rabble of idlers, this self-interested mob, that lives on the largesse of the State, to fear from Caesar?
        QUINTUS CLAUDIUS, VOLUME 1 OF 2ERNST ECKSTEIN
        It is from the old French largesse; but the idea admits of number, and accordingly we find the plural, largesses, still in use.
        DISSERTATION ON THE ENGLISH LANGUAGENOAH WEBSTER, JR.
        Similar extraordinary entertainments continue the evening, which concludes in a distribution of largesse by the fictitious sultan.
        THACKERAYANAWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
        The other mahouts and my orderly shouted with joy, for it meant largesse to them, and jumped in after Bechan.
        LIFE IN AN INDIAN OUTPOSTGORDON CASSERLY
        SYNONYM OF THE DAY
        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        WORDS RELATED TO LARGESSE

        • alms
        • alms-giving
        • assistance
        • benefaction
        • beneficence
        • contribution
        • dole
        • donation
        • endowment
        • fund
        • gifting
        • hand
        • handout
        • helping hand
        • largesse
        • oblation
        • offering
        • philanthropy
        • relief
        • tax write-off
        • write-off
        Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.