Definitions for openhandedˈoʊ pənˈhæn dɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•pen•hand•edˈoʊ pənˈhæn dɪd(adj.)

  1. generous; liberal.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. big, bighearted, bounteous, bountiful, freehanded, handsome, giving, liberal, openhanded(adj)

    given or giving freely

    "was a big tipper"; "the bounteous goodness of God"; "bountiful compliments"; "a freehanded host"; "a handsome allowance"; "Saturday's child is loving and giving"; "a liberal backer of the arts"; "a munificent gift"; "her fond and openhanded grandfather"


  1. openhanded(Adjective)

    Done with an open hand rather than a fist

  2. openhanded(Adjective)

    liberal and generous


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