Definition of munificence in English:


Line breaks: mu¦nifi|cence
Pronunciation: /mjʊˈnɪfɪs(ə)ns


[mass noun]
The quality or action of being extremely generous: we must be thankful for his munificence
More example sentences
  • Hindsight indicates this apparent munificence, touted as liberalism and entrenching constitutionally supported freedom of speech, wasn't primarily for our benefit.
  • But thanks to the munificence shown by philanthropists, some of these children have begun to lead a life filled with pride and joy.
  • The town became famous and benefited from the munificence of those it helped in the form of fine public buildings.

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