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a material favor or gift, usually money, given in return for service

Synonyms for largess

a gift or money given (as for service or out of benevolence)

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liberality in bestowing gifts

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The revenues of the monastery, of which a large part was at his disposal, while they gave him the means of supplying his own very considerable expenses, afforded also those largesses which he bestowed among the peasantry, and with which he frequently relieved the distresses of the oppressed.
But in ancient times, the trophies erected upon the place of the victory; the funeral laudatives and monuments for those that died in the wars; the crowns and garlands personal; the style of emperor, which the great kings of the world after borrowed; the triumphs of the generals, upon their return; the great donatives and largesses, upon the disbanding of the armies; were things able to inflame all men's courages.
The sailors, rejoicing in the largesses of the admiral, were heard murmuring their slow and artless songs.
de Beaufort, and are simply a volunteer, you must not reckon upon either pay or largesse.
La Belgique a battu les Etats-Unis 4 a 2 lors d'un match amical domine par des Diables rouges a forte consonance anglaise (dix joueurs de Premier League dans l'effectif) et marque par des largesses defensives americaines, avant-hier mercredi a Cleveland (nord-est).