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magnanimous
used in Anna Karenina

5 uses
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Definition
kind and generous in spirit — especially toward those defeated in battle
  • And me to go magnanimously to forgive her, and have pity on her!
    Part Three (74% in)
  • He felt that the husband was magnanimous even in his sorrow, while he had been base and petty in his deceit.
    Part Four (76% in)
  • I know you are a truly magnanimous man," said Betsy, stopping in the little drawing-room, and with special warmth shaking hands with him once more.
    Part Four (86% in)
  • It means that I, hating him, but still recognizing that I have wronged him—and I consider him magnanimous—that I humiliate myself to write to him....
    Part Six (75% in)
  • If you will allow me to recapitulate, it was like this: when you parted, you were as magnanimous as could possibly be; you were ready to give her everything—freedom, divorce even.
    Part Seven (54% in)

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