gen·er·os·i·ty /ˌʤɛnəˈrɑsəti, ˈrɑsti/
1. Noble birth. [Obs.]
2. The quality of being noble; noble-mindedness.
Generosity is in nothing more seen than in a candid estimation of other men's virtues and good qualities. --Barrow.
3. Liberality in giving; munificence.
Syn: -- Magnanimity; liberality.
n 1: the trait of being willing to give your money or time [syn:
generousness] [ant: stinginess]
2: acting generously [syn: unselfishness]