Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / magnanimous
FEEDBACK

magnanimous

See definition of magnanimous on Dictionary.com

synonyms for magnanimous

  • altruistic
  • charitable
  • considerate
  • forgiving
  • selfless
  • unselfish
  • unstinting
  • Santa Claus
  • all heart
  • beneficent
  • benevolent
  • big
  • bighearted
  • bountiful
  • free
  • generous
  • great
  • greathearted
  • handsome
  • has heart in right place
  • high-minded
  • kindly
  • knightly
  • liberal
  • lofty
  • loose
  • munificent
  • noble
  • openhanded
  • soft
  • soft-touch
  • ungrudging
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for magnanimous

MOST RELEVANT
  • mean
  • selfish
  • uncharitable
  • petty
  • stingy
  • suspicious
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING magnanimous

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
The Ideal Quiz For Idealistic Libras
START THE QUIZ

How to use magnanimous in a sentence

This man is Jean Biencourt, commonly called Potrincourt, of noble birth and a magnanimous man.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
With which magnanimous sentiment he turned on his clumsy heel, and entered his apartment again.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Ah you're so magnanimous that you shall have it for nothing!
THE TRAGIC MUSEHENRY JAMES
Buck had something in him which taught him how to be magnanimous.
THE NAPOLEON OF NOTTING HILLGILBERT K. CHESTERTON
These magnanimous sentiments were supported by the vigor of his actions.
THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIREEDWARD GIBBON
The answer of the doge and barons was simple and magnanimous.
THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIREEDWARD GIBBON
Probably never by any master of Whitehall was such a sincerely devout and magnanimous petition raised to heaven.
MILTON'S ENGLANDLUCIA AMES MEAD
So it was a brave, true, magnanimous nature that was leaning so tenderly upon Mr. Belcher's arm!
SEVENOAKSJ. G. HOLLAND
She knew Andre was too magnanimous to ever allude to her horrible fault, and would use every means to conceal it.
FILE NO. 113EMILE GABORIAU
At first he was generous and forgiving, for he was more magnanimous than Caesar; but they could not be won by kindness.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VJOHN LORD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
SEPTEMBER 16, 2021
Choose the synonym for boredom
glasnost

WORDS RELATED TO MAGNANIMOUS

  • Robin Hood
  • all heart
  • benevolent
  • big
  • big-hearted
  • bleeding heart
  • charitable
  • considerate
  • generous
  • good
  • good scout
  • human
  • humane
  • humanitarian
  • kind
  • magnanimous
  • openhanded
  • philanthropic
  • self-sacrificing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

azureadjective | [azh-er ]SEE DEFINITION