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Another word for benefaction

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Noun
  1. Something given to a charity or cause

      1. Money or goods given as charity to the poor.
      2. Money, food, clothes, etc. given to poor people
      3. Something given to the poor as charity, such as money, clothing or food.
      1. An act of philanthropy, a kind deed; an act which benefits someone (else.)
      2. The fact or quality of being kind or doing good; charity
      3. A charitable act or generous gift
      1. Kindness or leniency in judging others
      2. (Christianity) The theological virtue defined as love directed first toward God but also toward oneself and one's neighbors as objects of God's love.
      3. A voluntary giving of money or other help to those in need
      1. Something contributed, as money to a charity or a poem to a magazine
      2. An article or other work submitted for publication.
      3. A payment exacted for a special purpose; an impost or a levy.
      1. The act of donating
      2. The act of giving to a fund or cause.
      3. A gift or grant.
      1. Something that is bestowed voluntarily and without compensation:
      2. The act of giving:
      3. A talent, endowment, aptitude, or inclination:
      1. A sheet or sheets of paper containing topical information, distributed to people attending a speech, lecture, or meeting.
      2. A worksheet, leaflet, or pamphlet that is given out (usually by hand) for a certain use.
      3. A gift of food, clothing, etc., as to a beggar
      1. A contribution or gift, especially one made at a religious service.
      2. The act of making an offer.
      3. A gift or contribution
      1. The right to receive a periodical, etc., as by payment of a fixed sum
      2. A purchase made by signed order, as for a periodical for a specified period of time or for a series of performances.
      3. An agreement to receive or be given access to electronic texts or services, especially over the Internet.
    See also:

    give

  2. A charitable deed

      1. The fact or quality of being kind or doing good; charity
      2. An act of philanthropy, a kind deed; an act which benefits someone (else.)
      3. The state or quality of being kind, charitable, or beneficial.
      1. A forced loan formerly levied by some English kings on their subjects
      2. An inclination to perform kind, charitable acts.
      3. A compulsory tax or payment exacted by some English sovereigns without the consent of Parliament.
      1. Benignancy; kindliness
      2. The quality or condition of being kind and gentle.
      3. A kind or generous act
      1. A small decorative gift given to each guest at a party.
      2. Friendly or favorable regard; approval or support:
      3. A state of being held in such regard:
      1. A kindly deed.
      2. The quality or state of being kindly.
      3. The state of feeling kindly towards someone or something, or the actions inspired thereby.
      1. (Archaic) Kind feeling; affection; goodwill
      2. A kind act or kindly treatment
      3. The state, quality, or habit of being kind
      1. The act of offering the bread and wine of the Eucharist.
      2. The act of offering something, such as worship or thanks, to a deity.
      3. The thing or things offered; esp., the bread and wine of the Eucharist
      1. A subdivision of a governmental department:
      2. Public position:
      3. A duty or function assigned to or assumed by someone:
      1. The effort or inclination to increase the well-being of humankind, as by charitable aid or donations.
      2. A philanthropic act, gift, institution, etc.
      3. Love of humankind in general.
    See also:

    give

    kind

Another word for benefaction

Noun
  1. A gift

      1. The act of donating
      2. The act of giving to a fund or cause.
      3. A gift or grant.
      1. Something handed down from an ancestor or a predecessor or from the past:
      2. Money or property given to another by will.
      3. An individual who is either an applicant to an educational institution or a matriculated student and is the child of an alumna or alumnus.
      1. One of several tracts of land in New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont originally granted to an individual or a group.
      2. The document or provision in a document by which a grant is made.
      3. Something granted, especially a giving of funds for a specific purpose:
    See also:

    gift

  2. A good deed

      1. A small decorative gift given to each guest at a party.
      2. A state of being held in such regard:
      3. Friendly or favorable regard; approval or support:
      1. Benevolence or generosity toward others or toward humanity.
      2. An institution, organization, or fund established to help the needy.
      3. (Christianity) The theological virtue defined as love directed first toward God but also toward oneself and one's neighbors as objects of God's love.
      1. An act or gesture that helps another person; a favor.
      2. (Idiomatic) A good deed; a thoughtful or selfless act.
    See also:

    kindness