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openhanded

[oh-puh n-han-did] /ˈoʊ pənˈhæn dɪd/
adjective
1.
generous; liberal:
openhanded hospitality.
Origin of openhanded
1595-1605
1595-1605; open hand + -ed3
Related forms
openhandedly, adverb
openhandedness, noun
Synonyms
magnanimous, bountiful, lavish, unstinting.
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open-handed

adjective
1.
generous; liberal
Derived Forms
open-handedly, adverb
open-handedness, noun
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