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charitable

adjective

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1 having or showing a concern for the welfare of others
  • a charitable couple who have donated a sizable chunk of their fortune to the local university

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3 tolerant and kind in the judgment of and expectations for others
  • her best friend, who was inclined towards a more charitable interpretation of her actions, let it pass

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The first known use of charitable was in the 14th century

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“Charitable.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/charitable. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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