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almsgiving

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of almsgiving

  1. the giving of necessities and especially money to the needy <good works such as almsgiving, tending the sick and visiting the imprisoned> Synonyms charity, dole, philanthropyRelated Words altruism, do-gooding, do-goodism, humanism, humanitarianism; beneficence, benevolence, goodwill; alms, benefaction, contribution, donation; relief, welfare; endowment, fund, grant, subsidy




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