liberalness


liberalness
noun
1. an inclination to favor progress and individual freedom
Syn: ↑liberality
Derivationally related forms: ↑liberal, ↑liberal (for: ↑liberality)
Hypernyms: ↑tolerance
2. the trait of being generous in behavior and temperament
Syn: ↑liberality
Ant: ↑illiberality (for: ↑liberality)
Derivationally related forms: ↑liberal, ↑liberal (for: ↑liberality)
Hypernyms: ↑generosity, ↑generousness
Hyponyms: ↑munificence, ↑largess, ↑largesse, ↑magnanimity, ↑openhandedness

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