or lar·gesse

[ lahr-jes, lahr-jis ]
See synonyms for: largesslargesses on

  1. generous bestowal of gifts.

  2. the gift or gifts, as of money, so bestowed.

  1. Obsolete. generosity; liberality.

Origin of largess

1175–1225; Middle English largesse<Old French; see large, -ice

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