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Synonyms for giving

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. giving, gift(noun)

    the act of giving

    talent, natural endowment, giving, endowment, gift

    stingy, ungenerous

  2. giving(noun)

    the imparting of news or promises etc.

    "he gave us the news and made a great show of the giving"; "giving his word of honor seemed to come too easily"


    stingy, ungenerous

  3. giving(adj)

    disposing of property by voluntary transfer without receiving value in return

    "the alumni followed a program of annual giving"


    stingy, ungenerous

  4. big, bighearted, bounteous, bountiful, freehanded, handsome, giving, liberal, openhanded(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"

    plentiful, magnanimous, bountiful, prominent, big, vainglorious, cock-a-hoop, free, braggy, good-looking, with child(p), fine-looking, giving, large-minded, grownup, grown, large(p), enceinte, well-favoured, bounteous, liberal, self-aggrandizing, broad, swelled, handsome, fully grown, braggart(a), bighearted, expectant, freehand, tolerant, heavy(a), great(p), large, bragging(a), bad, freehanded, heavy(p), well-favored, big(a), better-looking, self-aggrandising, boastful, full-grown, openhanded, adult, gravid, big(p), crowing, loose

    ungenerous, stingy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

give, providing, granting, provide, offering, dar, don, grant, paying, conferring

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