do-good

adjective
\ ˈdü-ˌgu̇d How to pronounce do-good (audio) \

Definition of do-good

: designed or disposed sometimes impracticably and too zealously toward bettering the conditions under which others live

Other Words from do-good

do-goodism \ ˈdü-​ˌgu̇d-​ˌi-​zəm How to pronounce do-good (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of do-good

1850, in the meaning defined above

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“Do-good.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/do-good. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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