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gĕnĕrōsĭtas , ātis, f. generosus,
I.nobility, excellence, goodness (post-Aug.): in ipsa ove satis generositatis ostenditur brevitate crurum, ventris vestitu, i. e. noble breed or race, Plin. 8, 48, 75, § 198: “caprarum,id. 8, 50, 76, § 202: “taurorum,id. 8, 45, 70, § 181: “antea Caecubo erat generositas celeberrima,id. 14, 6, 8, § 61; Col. Arb. 1, 3; 3, 6, 4; Pall. Oct. 3; Vulg. Sap. 8, 3.—
II. High spirit, boldness: “leonis,Plin. 8, 16, 19, § 50.
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