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benefaction

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of benefaction

  1. a gift of money or its equivalent to a charity, humanitarian cause, or public institution <the generous benefaction from an anonymous donor meant the animal shelter could stay open> Synonyms alms, contribution, beneficence, charity, donation, philanthropyRelated Words offering, tithe; bequest, endowment, legacy; aid, assistance, dole, handout, relief, welfare; grant, subsidy; benevolence, bestowal, largesse (also largess), present, presentation





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