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  • "Very magnanimous indeed, sir," observed my guardian.
  • At which time Miss Summerson’s conduct was highly genteel; I may even add, magnanimous."
  • "Now, sir," said Mr. Guppy, "I have got into that state of mind myself that I wish for a reciprocity of magnanimous behaviour.
  • "Well, sir," replied Mr. Guppy with candour, "my wish is to BE magnanimous.

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

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