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magnanimous
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Moby Dick
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  • He did not seem to think that he at all deserved a medal from the Humane and Magnanimous Societies.
  • But what is worship? thought I. Do you suppose now, Ishmael, that the magnanimous God of heaven and earth—pagans and all included—can possibly be jealous of an insignificant bit of black wood?
  • So have I seen Passion and Vanity stamping the living magnanimous earth, but the earth did not alter her tides and her seasons for that.
  • Oh, thou magnanimous! now I do glory in my genealogy.

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  • He was magnanimous toward those he conquered.
  • She was conciliatory and magnanimous.

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