noun, plural char·i·ties.
SYNONYMS FOR charity
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Origin of charity
OTHER WORDS FROM charitychar·i·ty·less, adjectiveo·ver·char·i·ty, nounpro·char·i·ty, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for charity
These brave souls took an icy dip in the ocean to ring in 2015 and raise money for charity.Diving Into 2015 With Polar Bear Plunge Extremists|James Joiner|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Gilkes says the charity auctions Paddle8 does are “extremely important” for this reason.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty|Tim Teeman|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That side is volunteering extensively in his hometown of Flint, and recently, pastoring Charity United Methodist Church.
Jack Lundie, Director of Communications for the British charity Oxfam, defended the single to the Daily Beast.
Harry was in Oman for a charity polo match earlier this week, the Sentebale Polo Cup.Harry Chats With Ginger Spice Geri At F1 In Abu Dhabi|Tom Sykes|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Be ye never joyful save when you have looked upon your brother in charity.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
We soon found opportunity for another deed of charity not dissimilar to this, though its result was more auspicious.
His cheerfulness was unbounded, and it was matched by his goodness of heart, his broad charity, and common sense.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Never by word or action notice the defects of another; be charitable, for all need charity.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
A something that is always waking up, and urging me to work out my own living, instead of depending on the charity of others.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
British Dictionary definitions for charity
noun plural -ties
- the giving of help, money, food, etc, to those in need
- (as modifier)a charity show
- an institution or organization set up to provide help, money, etc, to those in need
- (as modifier)charity funds