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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 boun·ti·ful /ˈbaʊntɪfəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Boun·ti·ful a.
 1. Free in giving; liberal in bestowing gifts and favors.
    God, the bountiful Author of our being.   --Locke.
 2. Plentiful; abundant; as, a bountiful supply of food.
 Syn: -- Liberal; munificent; generous; bounteous.
 -- Boun*ti*ful*ly, adv. -- Boun*ti*ful*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: 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, bounteous, freehanded,
              handsome, giving, liberal, openhanded]
      2: producing in abundance; "the bountiful earth"; "a plentiful
         year"; "fruitful soil" [syn: plentiful]