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Bounteous Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    bounteous adj : given or giving freely; "was a big tipper"; "the bounteous goodness of God"; "bountiful compliments"; "a freehanded host"; "a handsome allowance"; "Saturday's child is loving and giving"; "a liberal backer of the arts"; "a munificent gift"; "her fond and openhanded grandfather" [syn: big, bighearted, bountiful, freehanded, handsome, giving, liberal, openhanded]
Bounteous Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Bounteous \Boun"te*ous\, a. [OE. bountevous, fr. bounte bounty.] Liberal in charity; disposed to give freely; generously liberal; munificent; beneficent; free in bestowing gifts; as, bounteous production. But O, thou bounteous Giver of all good. --Cowper. -- Boun"te*ous*ly, adv. -- Boun"te*ous*ness, n.

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