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Her pluck was rewarded with thanks from the new president in probably his only magnanimous gesture of the day. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He was as magnanimous in victory afterwards as he is always gracious in defeat. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He is humble in victory and magnanimous in defeat. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Can we women not be magnanimous in victory? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Bolt is both a generous and magnanimous individual. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We may be magnanimous in victory but we do so enjoy a good defeat, too. Times, Sunday Times (2012)On that night he'd been magnanimous in victory. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But if you are ferocious in battle, remember to be magnanimous in victory. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They were very magnanimous in defeat, saying the better team won on the day. The Sun (2010)He was not particularly magnanimous in victory, but he was certainly defiant in the face of defeat. Truman (1986)I have to be magnanimous in defeat. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I feel it would be a magnanimous gesture if we gave them all back again. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But you know you are going to have a lot of fun, network well and feel magnanimous in the process. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You're not known for magnanimous gestures when it comes to love and romance but you will really have to try a bit harder. The Sun (2015)When he lost he was gracious, magnanimous, generous to a fault. The Sun (2009)I was obviously feeling magnanimous. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Part of the tribute read: 'He was as magnanimous in victory as he is always gracious in defeat. The Sun (2014)You'll crawl onto that plane only if officialdom is feeling magnanimous and you're a good camper who jumps the hoops. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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