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One entry found for charitable.
Entry Word: charitable
Function: adjective
Text: 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>
Synonyms altruistic, beneficent, benevolent, humanitarian, philanthropic
Related Words selfless, self-sacrificing; bounteous, bountiful, free, freehanded, generous, greathearted, handsome, liberal, magnanimous, munificent, openhanded, openhearted, unselfish, unsparing; compassionate, humane, kind
Near Antonyms self-indulgent, self-seeking; cheap, closefisted, miserly, niggardly, parsimonious, stingy, tight, tightfisted; hardhearted, pitiless, unfeeling
Antonyms self-centered, selfish
2 giving or sharing in abundance and without hesitation <a charitable woman who helped everyone who needed it> -- see GENEROUS 1