/ (ˌəʊvəˈdʒɛnərəs, -ˈdʒɛnrəs) /

  1. excessively willing and liberal in giving away one's time, money, etc

Words Nearby overgenerous

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How to use overgenerous in a sentence

  • "Nature was overgenerous with that young lady," Farrel decided, as he made his way up to the smoking-car.

    The Pride of Palomar | Peter B. Kyne
  • How did she know that generosity even among the overgenerous was infectious?

    Mrs. Raffles | John Kendrick Bangs
  • Literature is not an overgenerous paymaster, and with a growing family expenses tend to increase in a larger ratio than income.

    A Backward Glance at Eighty | Charles A. Murdock
  • On it there was a diminutive pancake which had made itself from the drippings of an overgenerous spoonful.

    The Wrong Woman | Charles D. Stewart