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Princeton's WordNet

  1. giving, giftnoun

    the act of giving

    Synonyms:
    talent, natural endowment, endowment, gift

    Antonyms:
    stingy, ungenerous

  2. givingnoun

    the imparting of news or promises etc.

    "he gave us the news and made a great show of the giving"; "giving his word of honor seemed to come too easily"

    Synonyms:
    gift

    Antonyms:
    stingy, ungenerous

  3. givingadjective

    disposing of property by voluntary transfer without receiving value in return

    "the alumni followed a program of annual giving"

    Synonyms:
    gift

    Antonyms:
    stingy, ungenerous

  4. big, bighearted, bounteous, bountiful, freehanded, handsome, giving, liberal, openhandedadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    plentiful, magnanimous, bountiful, prominent, big, vainglorious, cock-a-hoop, free, braggy, good-looking, with child(p), fine-looking, large-minded, grownup, grown, large(p), enceinte, well-favoured, bounteous, liberal, self-aggrandizing, broad, swelled, handsome, fully grown, braggart(a), bighearted, expectant, freehand, tolerant, heavy(a), great(p), large, bragging(a), bad, freehanded, heavy(p), well-favored, big(a), better-looking, self-aggrandising, boastful, full-grown, openhanded, adult, gravid, big(p), crowing, loose

    Antonyms:
    ungenerous, stingy

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  1. givingnoun

    Synonyms:
    conferring, bestowal, granting, benefaction

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "giving":

    give, providing, granting, provide, offering, dar, don, grant, paying, conferring

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How to use giving in a sentence?

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    The most pronounced and repeated (21 times) message in Holy Bible is "Don't be afraid!" It appears in various forms as "Don't be afraid," "Fear not," "Have courage" etc, because God makes us understand that fear keeps us from giving our best to the world. Fear also keeps us away from loving and trusting others unconditionally. So don't be afraid - especially of your own fears - and you will enjoy life to the fullest.

  2. District Attorney Andrew Womble:

    All of these officers were potentially at risk from Brown's operation of the vehicle, brown threatened the life and safety of the officers on the scene and any possible civilian bystanders, giving a reasonable officer a compelling reason to end the encounter.

  3. Supitpong Pakdijarung:

    The government has to find a budget to take care of them, here, the money comes from donations. It is about giving and generosity.

  4. Eric Trump:

    When theyre talking about giving illegal immigrants, people who came to this country illegally, paying for everything for everybody, not having any real proposals on how its actually going to get paid for, how its going to get funded, theyre not taking care of the citizens of their own country.

  5. Amanda Topper:

    Not only [ are they ] really appealing to young consumers, but just giving people something to get excited about, something new to try.


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