1. willing to give and share unstintingly

- a generous donation

Similar word(s): charitable, benevolent, freehearted, big, bighearted, bounteous, bountiful, freehanded, giving, handsome, liberal, openhanded, lavish, munificent, overgenerous, unsparing, unstinted, unstinting, unselfish, generous, unselfish

2. not petty in character and mind

- unusually generous in his judgment of people

Similar word(s): generous, big, large, magnanimous, ungrudging

3. more than is usual or necessary

- a generous portion

Similar word(s): ample

Sentences with generous as an adjective:

- Thank you for your generous words.

- She's been extremely generous with her winnings.