Usage examples for generous

  1. How good you are- how noble and how generous! – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  2. I'm going soon, and perhaps the country will be more generous in future." – Captain Jinks, Hero by Ernest Crosby
  3. The Prince was very generous, and soon gave away all the money he possessed. – Favorite Fairy Tales by Logan Marshall
  4. That is the generous sort of creature I am. – Ideala by Sarah Grand
  5. That will be very generous of you, Mr. Jenkins. – The Desert Fiddler by William H. Hamby
  6. You have been all that is generous, all that is delicate, all that is kind in this matter. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  7. Americans are the most generous people on Earth. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  8. If you were to attempt to sell the diamonds they would stop you, and would not give you credit for the generous purpose afterwards. – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  9. " Nothing could be more generous. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  10. You are so brave, Giovanni, you can be so generous, when you will! – The White Sister by F. Marion Crawford
  11. It is the good and the generous who suffer. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  12. He was a generous man, was Tinsley. – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  13. I intended, indeed, at that time, to have been generous. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. X. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  14. I think he is really trying to do right, and to be generous. – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  15. And what will you give, Little John, who are so generous with my money? – Dramatic Reader for Lower Grades by Florence Holbrook
  16. Roger had a big, generous nature, and so had Patty, and with a smile they were good friends again. – Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells
  17. What business had he to be generous with my money? – The Return of Peter Grimm by David Belasco Edited by Montrose J. Moses
  18. The generous thing for you to do would be to give your daughter all you have, and come to me. – The Short Works of George Meredith by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  19. Kirby was willing to be generous. – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  20. But he had been generous, and she was sure of him that he had loved her thoroughly. – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope