philanthropic

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adjective phil·an·throp·ic \ˌfi-lən-ˈthrä-pik\
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philanthropical

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Definition of philanthropic

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characterized by philanthropy :  humanitarian

  2. 2 :  dispensing or receiving aid from funds set aside for humanitarian purposes

philanthropically

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Examples of philanthropic in a sentence

  1. a philanthropic society that has been doing good for over a century

1789

First Known Use of philanthropic

1789


PHILANTHROPIC Defined for Kids

philanthropic

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adjective phil·an·throp·ic \ˌfi-lən-ˈthrä-pik\

Definition of philanthropic for Students

  1. :  for or relating to the act of giving money and time to help needy people :  charitable I do philanthropic work.



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