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generous

(of wine) rich in alcohol
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What but the sublime idea of virtue could inspire a human mind with the generous thought of giving liberty?
He was quick to discover talent, and his praise was generous.
Here also is the "Land of Souls," in which are the "towns of the free and generous spirits," where those who have pleased the master of life while living, enjoy after death all manner of delights.
It was only now and then that the sword descended and a head fell; but if you fell you were sure of impressive obsequies and of a roomy, generous grave.
Left alone, Lady Lydiard decided on occupying her mind in the generous direction by composing her anonymous letter to the clergyman.
Weston, on your generosity I depend for secrecy--be as generous as myself.
What I do is as generous," added the king, "as what you have done, for I am in your power.
He wrote me his check for a generous sum, and then, before I had had an opportunity to thank him, said: "I am so grateful to you, Mr.
Firkin and Miss Briggs, who happened by chance to be at the parlour door soon after the Baronet and Rebecca entered the apartment, had also seen accidentally, through the keyhole, the old gentleman prostrate before the governess, and had heard the generous proposal which he made her.
The prudent Monk -- others would say the generous Monk -- had commuted the donation into a sale, and acknowledged the receipt of the sum of fifteen thousand crowns as the price of the property ceded.
abstract: You are just and generous to Blanche; Blanche is just and generous to you; and you both combine to be just and generous together to your children.
In any matter with which your sister is concerned, you may want an old friend's advice, and an old friend's protection against your own generous impulses.