What does largess mean?

Definitions for largesslɑrˈdʒɛs, ˈlɑr dʒɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. largess, largesse(noun)

    a gift or money given (as for service or out of benevolence); usually given ostentatiously

  2. munificence, largess, largesse, magnanimity, openhandedness(noun)

    liberality in bestowing gifts; extremely liberal and generous of spirit


  1. largess(Noun)

    Generosity in the giving of gifts or money.

  2. largess(Noun)

    The gifts or money given in such a way.

  3. largess(Noun)

    A benevolent demeanor.

  4. Origin: largesse, largesce

Webster Dictionary

  1. Largess(adj)

    alt. of Largesse

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Largess

    Largesse, lärj′es, n. a present or donation: (arch.) liberality.—n. Largit′ion, giving of largess. [Fr.,—L. largitiolargīri, to give freely—largus.]

Editors Contribution

  1. largess

    気前の良い贈与 in Japanese. 偉大なmeans great.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of largess in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of largess in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alexander Tyler:

    A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only exist until a majority of voters discover that they can vote themselves largess out of the public treasury.

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