Definition of overgenerous in English:
Excessively generous: she was not overgenerous with praise
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- Having being overgenerous in its first table of standard values, the ministry has now swung the other way and the new rates represent a pretty unattractive underpinning of the market.
- It may also be worth making IE's page margins narrower, as they can sometimes be overgenerous.
- Continental nations, beset by deep structural problems arising out of their overgenerous welfare states, look enviously at Britain's relatively high economic growth, low unemployment, and rising standard of living.
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- However, the combination of falling markets and overgenerosity with past returns has meant that some of these ratcheted returns are now unsustainable.
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