Antonyms of adj stingy

2 senses of stingy

Sense 1
stingy (vs. generous), ungenerous -- (unwilling to spend; "she practices economy without being stingy"; "an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds")

generous (vs. stingy) -- (willing to give and share unstintingly; "a generous donation")
        => benevolent, freehearted -- (generous in providing aid to others)
        => big, bighearted, bounteous, bountiful, freehanded, handsome, giving, liberal, openhanded -- (given or giving freely; "was a big tipper"; "the bounteous goodness of God"; "bountiful compliments"; "a freehanded host"; "a handsome allowance"; "Saturday's child is loving and giving"; "a liberal backer of the arts"; "a munificent gift"; "her fond and openhanded grandfather")
        => lavish, munificent, overgenerous, too-generous, unsparing, unstinted, unstinting -- (very generous; "distributed gifts with a lavish hand"; "the critics were lavish in their praise"; "a munificent gift"; "his father gave him a half-dollar and his mother a quarter and he thought them munificent"; "prodigal praise"; "unsparing generosity"; "his unstinted devotion"; "called for unstinting aid to Britain")
        => unselfish -- (not greedy)

Sense 2
meager (vs. ample), meagre, meagerly, stingy, scrimpy -- (deficient in amount or quality or extent; "meager resources"; "meager fare")


Similarity of adj stingy

2 senses of stingy

Sense 1
stingy (vs. generous), ungenerous -- (unwilling to spend; "she practices economy without being stingy"; "an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds")
       => beggarly, mean -- ((used of sums of money) so small in amount as to deserve contempt)
       => cheap, chinchy, chintzy -- (embarrassingly stingy)
       => cheeseparing, close, near, penny-pinching, skinny -- (giving or spending with reluctance; "our cheeseparing administration"; "very close (or near) with his money"; "a penny-pinching miserly old man")
       => closefisted, hardfisted, tightfisted -- (unwilling to part with money)
       => grudging, niggardly, scrimy -- (petty or reluctant in giving or spending; "a niggardly tip")
       => mean, mingy, miserly, tight -- ((used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity; "a mean person"; "he left a miserly tip")
       => parsimonious, penurious -- (excessively unwilling to spend; "parsimonious thrift relieved by few generous impulses"; "lived in a most penurious manner--denying himself every indulgence")
          Also See-> selfish#1; uncharitable#1; ungenerous#1, meanspirited#1

Sense 2
meager (vs. ample), meagre, meagerly, stingy, scrimpy -- (deficient in amount or quality or extent; "meager resources"; "meager fare")
       => bare (prenominal), scanty, spare -- (lacking in amplitude or quantity; "a bare livelihood"; "a scanty harvest"; "a spare diet")
       => exiguous -- (extremely scanty; "an exiguous budget")
       => hand-to-mouth (prenominal) -- (providing only bare essentials; "a hand-to-mouth existence")
       => hardscrabble -- (barely satisfying a lower standard; "the sharecropper's hardscrabble life")
       => measly, miserable, paltry -- (contemptibly small in amount; "a measly tip"; "the company donated a miserable $100 for flood relief"; "a paltry wage"; "almost depleted his miserable store of dried beans")
          Also See-> insufficient#1, deficient#2; minimal#1, minimum#1; scarce#1

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