Simple Definition of charitable
: done or designed to help people who are poor, sick, etc.
: showing kindness in talking about or judging other people : not very critical
Examples of charitable in a sentence
She makes a charitable donation every year.
He performs charitable work to help the poor.
They give money to charitable causes.
She has tried to be charitable about her sister's problems.
Half of the class has a chance at passing the test, and that is a charitable estimate.
First Known Use of charitable
CHARITABLE Defined for Kids
Definition of charitable for Students
1 : freely giving money or help to needy persons : generous
2 : given for the needy : of service to the needy <charitable donations> <charitable organizations>
3 : kindly especially in judging other people
Legal Definition of charitable
: of or relating to charity <charitable contributions>
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