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bounteous

boun·te·ous

bounteous

pronunciation:
baUn ti ihs
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: willing to give generously; benevolent.
synonyms:
bountiful, generous, liberal, unsparing
antonyms:
niggardly
similar words:
beneficent, benevolent, bighearted, free, free-handed, magnanimous, munificent, openhanded, princely, unselfish
definition 2: plentiful or abundant.
synonyms:
abundant, bountiful, opulent, plenteous, plentiful
antonyms:
niggardly
similar words:
ample, copious, full, handsome, immeasurable, inexhaustible, luxuriant, munificent, prolific, rich
derivations: bounteously (adv.), bounteousness (n.)
Word Parts
The word bounteous contains the following part:
ben, bene, bon Latin root that means good, well
synonyms:
eu
antonyms:
mal, male