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Synonyms for charitable
ˈtʃær ɪ tə bəlchar·i·ta·ble

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Wiktionary

  1. charitableadjective

    Synonyms:
    eleemosynary

  2. charitableadjective

    Pertaining to charity.

    Synonyms:
    eleemosynary

  3. charitableadjective

    Kind, generous.

    Synonyms:
    eleemosynary

  4. charitableadjective

    Having a purpose or character of a charity.

    Synonyms:
    eleemosynary

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. charitable

    Human denotes what pertains to mankind, with no suggestion as to its being good or evil; as, the human race; human qualities; we speak of human achievements, virtues, or excellences, human follies, vices, or crimes. Humane denotes what may rightly be expected of mankind at its best in the treatment of sentient beings; a humane enterprise or endeavor is one that is intended to prevent or relieve suffering. The humane man will not needlessly inflict pain upon the meanest thing that lives; a merciful man is disposed to withhold or mitigate the suffering even of the guilty. The compassionate man sympathizes with and desires to relieve actual suffering, while one who is humane would forestall and prevent the suffering which he sees to be possible. Compare MERCY; PITIFUL; PITY.

    See synonyms for BARBAROUS.

    Synonyms:
    benevolent, benignant, clement, compassionate, forgiving, gentle, gracious, human, humane, kind, kind-hearted, merciful, pitying, sympathetic, tender, tender-hearted

Princeton's WordNet

  1. charitableadjective

    relating to or characterized by charity

    "a charitable foundation"

    Synonyms:
    large-hearted, good-hearted, openhearted, kindly, sympathetic, benevolent

    Antonyms:
    unkind, uncharitable

  2. charitableadjective

    full of love and generosity

    "charitable to the poor"; "a charitable trust"

    Synonyms:
    large-hearted, good-hearted, openhearted, kindly, sympathetic, benevolent

    Antonyms:
    unkind, uncharitable

  3. charitable, benevolent, kindly, sympathetic, good-hearted, openhearted, large-heartedadjective

    showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity

    "was charitable in his opinions of others"; "kindly criticism"; "a kindly act"; "sympathetic words"; "a large-hearted mentor"

    Synonyms:
    kindly, philanthropic, sympathetic, benevolent, beneficent, likeable, good-hearted, harmonic, large-hearted, likable, freehearted, appealing, openhearted, eleemosynary

    Antonyms:
    uncharitable, unkind

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. charitableadjective

    Synonyms:
    benevolent, kind, benign, full of good will

  2. charitableadjective

    Synonyms:
    beneficent, liberal, free, bountiful, generous, munificent, open-hearted, free-hearted, open-handed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. charitableadjective

    Synonyms:
    benevolent, benign, beneficent, magnanimous, liberal, tolerant, lenient

    Antonyms:
    uncharitable, illiberal, intolerant

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How to use charitable in a sentence?

  1. Faisal Qazi:

    We weren't sure what kind of backlash would come to our charitable work.

  2. Prince Harry:

    This is one of several donations I plan to make to charitable organizations and I'm grateful to be able to give back in this way for the children and communities who gravely need it.

  3. Bill Clinton:

    I was, frankly, posing as a white parent, even though I was a very young lawyer, who was going to be in the area in order to elicit information about what the real intentions were so we could put together a big dossier and submit it to the administration and the IRS to deny charitable exemptions for these segregated academies.

  4. Melissa Rivers:

    My mother's legacy as a much loved comedienne and philanthropist will be commemorated in this collaboration with Christie's and her generosity to charitable causes is something I will continue in her honor.

  5. Etan Bednarsh:

    The most charitable thing to say is it's a junior high gay joke, all I can say is try to picture the same joke, the same dugout with a man and woman and there's no joke. There's nothing funny about it.


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