Magnanimous in a Sentence

Definition of Magnanimous

very generous or forgiving; unselfish

Use Magnanimous in a sentence

Despite the slurs made against him by his opponent, the boxer was magnanimous enough to praise his competitor.

Even though the defendant had broken the law, the magnanimous judge gave him the lightest sentence possible.

Because she was kind and generous, the magnanimous queen was loved by all.

When looking at all the sports, it is easy to see that boxing is the least magnanimous to the loser.

Several magnanimous members of the congregation made sizable donations to rebuild the community center after the fire.

As I am in a magnanimous mood this morning, I will surprise my co-workers with donuts and croissants.

Because he believed he was better than everyone else, Hiram was far from magnanimous after losing the competition.

Everyone considers Joe magnanimous because he is always seeking out ways to serve his community.

How can you be so magnanimous towards Raymond when he constantly puts you down?

My minister is constantly urging us to be magnanimous to each other.

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Magnanimous synonyms

generous, charitable, big-hearted, handsome, princely, philanthropic, unselfish, noble

Magnanimous antonyms

stingy, petty, greedy, ungenerous, hateful