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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act of bestowing as a gift; a conferring or imparting.
  • noun rare A gift; a benefaction.
  • noun The act of softening, breaking, or yielding.
  • noun a falling inwards; a collapse.
  • noun anything uttered or asserted; an outgiving.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of give.
  • adjective having the tendency to give; generous
  • noun The act of bestowing as a gift; a conferring or imparting.
  • noun A gift; a benefaction.
  • noun The act of softening, breaking, or yielding.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the imparting of news or promises etc.
  • adjective given or giving freely
  • noun the act of giving
  • noun disposing of property by voluntary transfer without receiving value in return

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