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charity

char·i·ty

charity

 
pronunciation:
chae rih ti
part of speech: noun
inflections: charities
definition 1: something given to a person or persons in need.
It is hard for some people to accept charity.
synonyms:
contribution, donation, handout
similar words:
aid, assistance, help, relief, welfare
definition 2: a group or organization that helps people in need.
This charity raises money to help find a cure for cancer.
similar words:
foundation, fund, institute, institution, organization, society
definition 3: the quality of not judging others in a harsh way; kindness; good will.
He shows charity towards others.
synonyms:
considerateness, good will
antonyms:
ill will, malice, unkindness
similar words:
compassion, generosity, graciousness, kindness, mercy, tolerance