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Sinônimos de charity

(substantivo) 
Definition
an organization set up to provide help to those in need
The National Trust is a registered charity.
Sinônimos
charitable organization
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fund
a scholarship fund for undergraduate students
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endowment
The company gave the Oxford Union a generous £1m endowment.
(substantivo) 
Definition
help given to those in need
My mum was very proud. She wouldn't accept charity.
Sinônimos
donations
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relief
famine relief
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gift
a gift of $50,000
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contributions
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assistance
He's been operating the shop with the assistance of volunteers.
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hand-out
They depended on handouts from the state.
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philanthropy
a retired banker well known for his philanthropy
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alms-giving
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largesse or largess
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koha (New Zealand)
Opostos
, ,
stinginess
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(substantivo) 
Definition
a kindly attitude towards people
He had no sense of right and wrong, no charity, no humanity.
Sinônimos
kindness
We have been treated with such kindness by everybody.
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love
a manifestation of his love for his fellow men
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pity
He felt a sudden tender pity for her.
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humanity
The speech showed great humility and humanity.
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affection
She thought of him with affection.
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goodness
performing actions of goodness towards the poor
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compassion
They preach universal kindness and compassion.
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generosity
her moral decency and generosity of spirit
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bounty
The aid organization would not allow such bounty.
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altruism
Empathy leads to altruism, caring and compassion.
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benevolence
A bit of benevolence from people in power is not what we need.
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Agape
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fellow feeling
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benignity
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bountifulness
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tenderheartedness
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aroha (New Zealand)
Opostos

Citações

The living need more charity than the dead [George ArnoldThe Jolly Old Pedagogue]
Knowledge puffeth up, but charity edifieth [Bible: 1 Corinthians]And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three: but the greatest of these is charity [Bible: 1 Corinthians]Charity. To love human beings in so far as they are nothing. That is to love them as God does [Simone WeilThe New York Notebook]Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal. And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith; so that I could remove mountains; and have not charity, I am nothing [Bible: 1 Corinthians]Charity begins at home, but should not end there [Thomas FullerGnomologia]Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up... Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things. Charity never faileth [Bible: 1 Corinthians]Charity shall cover the multitude of sins [Bible: 1 Peter]He gives the poor man twice as much good who gives quickly [Publilius Syrus]

provérbio

Charity begins at home

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of affection
Definition
fondness or tenderness for a person or thing
She thought of him with affection.
in the sense of altruism
Definition
unselfish concern for the welfare of others
Empathy leads to altruism, caring and compassion.
Sinônimos
selflessness,
unselfishness,
charitableness,
greatheartedness,
bigheartedness
in the sense of assistance
Definition
help or support
He's been operating the shop with the assistance of volunteers.

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