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generous

Cynical Definitions

adj. A personality trait responsible for our abundance of ingratitude and "victimization".

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Cynical Quotations

Originally [generous] meant noble by birth and was rightly applied to a great multitude of persons. It now means noble by nature and is taking a bit of a rest.

— Ambrose Bierce

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