Antonyms of adj ungenerous

2 senses of ungenerous

Sense 1
ungenerous (vs. generous), meanspirited -- (lacking in magnanimity; "it seems ungenerous to end this review of a splendid work of scholarship on a critical note"- Times Litt. Sup.; "a meanspirited man unwilling to forgive")

generous (vs. ungenerous) -- (not petty in character and mind; "unusually generous in his judgment of people")
        => big, large, magnanimous -- (generous and understanding and tolerant; "a heart big enough to hold no grudges"; "that's very big of you to be so forgiving"; "a large and generous spirit"; "a large heart"; "magnanimous toward his enemies")
        => ungrudging -- (without envy or reluctance; "ungrudging admiration")

Sense 2
stingy (vs. generous), ungenerous -- (unwilling to spend; "she practices economy without being stingy"; "an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds")


Similarity of adj ungenerous

2 senses of ungenerous

Sense 1
ungenerous (vs. generous), meanspirited -- (lacking in magnanimity; "it seems ungenerous to end this review of a splendid work of scholarship on a critical note"- Times Litt. Sup.; "a meanspirited man unwilling to forgive")
          Also See-> stingy#1, ungenerous#2

Sense 2
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

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