Compiled by Martin Manser, this dictionary will enable readers to find the most appropriate word to use on a wide range of occasions. It has an alphabetical listing with numbered senses for words with more than one meaning, both British and American spellings are given and colloquial uses are specially marked.... official magnanimous adj. generous, unselfish, benevolent, kind, chivalrous, high- minded, honourable, honorable (N. ... 1 retract, deny, withdraw 2 neglect, abandon maintenance n. sustenance, support, upkeep, preservation, provisions, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms|
|Publisher||:||Wordsworth Editions - 1998|