magnanimous: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (mag-nan'u-mus), [key]
- generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty resentfulness or vindictiveness: to be magnanimous toward one's enemies.
- high-minded; noble: a just and magnanimous ruler.
- proceeding from or revealing generosity or nobility of mind, character, etc.: a magnanimous gesture of forgiveness.
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