Definition of 'alms'
Example sentences containing 'alms'
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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)
Since these friars lived on alms, they gravitated to the towns, where citizens were prosperous enough to support them. RIDDLE ME THIS (1993)
Trends of 'alms'
Used Occasionally. alms is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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