But a whole lot of good has happened at the hands of generous and brave Americans over the last eight years.
While perhaps not generous, that was far more than the average bus rider, who earned just $15,000 a year.
Did Yasser Arafat walk away from a “generous offer” at Camp David?
People are unaware of just how generous, bold, and consistent Madonna has been.
He could also be kindly, generous, fine company, and startlingly wise.
She was a shrewd child and a generous one when her sympathies were aroused.
I will, or perish in the generous cause: Hear this, and tremble!
In fact the donors, considering their circumstances, were generous.
"If you do you shall have it," said Hay, but the offer was not so generous a one as would appear.
This strong emotion, however, had its spring in no generous source.
1580s, "of noble birth," from Middle French généreux, from Latin generosus "of noble birth," figuratively "magnanimous, generous," from genus (genitive generis) "race, stock" (see genus). Secondary senses of "unselfish" (1690s) and "plentiful" (1610s) were present in French and in Latin. Related: Generously; generousness.