Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Improve Your Writing

  • Boost your vocabulary
  • See words in the context of real sentences
  • Learn by association and by definition
  • Master a new lexicon!

Get Started Below

Vocabulary Word

Word: largess

Definition: generous gift (given to people who do not have enough)


Sentences Containing 'largess'

During the Regency period, Sir Graham Rodney, an impoverished womaniser, is living off the largess of Lady Charlotte, his rich aunt.
Those that followed Interest were distinguished in the same way; the badge of the first announced "Liberality," that of the second "Largess," the third "Treasure," and the fourth "Peaceful Possession."
Don't forget to visit the world's best grammar check website (it's FREE)

More Vocab Words

::: quadruped - four-footed animal; ADJ. CF. biped
::: shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
::: indigent - poor; destitute
::: entourage - group of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
::: unique - without an equal; single in kind
::: equipoise - balance; balancing force; equilibrium
::: wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
::: extradition - surrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite
::: vitriolic - causing sharp pain to the mind; caustic; corrosive; sarcastic; of vitriol; N. vitriol: sulphuric acid (which burns flesh deeply); bitterly abusive expression; caustic expression; CF. glass
::: compliance - conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield; disposition to yield to others; V. comply