Definition of 'alms'
Example sentences containing 'alms'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
One by one they put their collection plates on the alms dish. GOODBYE CURATE (1993)I am afraid there has been some pilfering from the alms dish at St Padarn's. GOODBYE CURATE (1993)When I returned to the vestry some time later, the note had vanished from the alms dish. GOODBYE CURATE (1993)
Trends of 'alms'
Used Occasionally. alms is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of alms from the Collins English Dictionary
Fed up with the great British weather? Here’s how to afford that dream summer escape
From planning early to knowing where to look, these top tips will help you fulfil your summer holiday desires
The etymology behind 4 eggs-ellent Springtime words
We’ve explored the diverse etymology of 4 eggs-ellent words associated with spring.
Up Lit, Alexa Laugh & Meet Me at McDonald’s Hair: March’s Words In The News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this March with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.