|part of speech:
||tending to give to others; generous.
Her openhanded parents could always be relied on to help her out of financial difficulty.
- bounteous, bountiful, free-handed, generous, liberal, magnanimous
- close-fisted, hard-fisted, tightfisted
- similar words:
- benevolent, bighearted, extravagant, giving, lavish, munificent, prodigal, unselfish
||bounteous, bountiful, charitable, free, profuse, spendthrift
||openhandedly (adv.), openhandedness (n.)