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1. alms-giving

noun. making voluntary contributions to aid the poor.

Synonyms

  • giving
  • gift

Antonyms

  • disinherit
  • disable

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Words that Rhyme with Alms Giving

  • thanksgiving
  • unforgiving
  • misgiving
  • forgiving
  • reliving
  • outliving
  • sieving
  • living

Example sentences of the word alms-giving


1. Noun Phrase
That tradition of alms giving continues today.

2. Noun Phrase
Intercessory prayer, sacrifice and alms giving all are spiritual practices with a long history in the Catholic church.

2. self-giving

adjective. willing to deprive yourself.

Synonyms

  • self-sacrificing
  • self-denying

Antonyms

  • egoistic
  • inconsiderate
  • stingy

3. life-giving

adjective. ['ˈlaɪfˌgɪvɪŋ'] giving or having the power to give life and spirit.

Synonyms

  • vitalizing

Antonyms

  • unstimulating
  • exhausting

4. giving

noun. ['ˈgɪvɪŋ'] the act of giving.

Synonyms

  • alms-giving
  • offering
  • gift
  • oblation
  • accordance
  • accordance of rights
  • bestowal
  • donation
  • charity
  • almsgiving
  • conferral
  • endowment
  • conferment
  • bestowment
  • sharing
  • contribution

Antonyms

  • little
  • humble
  • nonpregnant
  • immature

5. giving

noun. ['ˈgɪvɪŋ'] the imparting of news or promises etc..

Synonyms

  • conveyance
  • impartation

Antonyms

  • ungenerous
  • unimportant
  • mild

6. giving

adjective. ['ˈgɪvɪŋ'] given or giving freely.

Synonyms

  • bountiful
  • handsome
  • freehanded
  • bighearted
  • big
  • liberal
  • bounteous
  • generous

Antonyms

  • disinherit
  • disable
  • disagreement
  • selfish

7. giving

noun. ['ˈgɪvɪŋ'] disposing of property by voluntary transfer without receiving value in return.

Synonyms

  • disposition

Antonyms

  • ugly
  • unoriginal

8. alms

noun. ['ˈɑːlmz, ˈɑːmz'] money or goods contributed to the poor.

Synonyms

  • contribution

Etymology

  • ælmesse (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • eleemosyna (Latin)
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