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1. welfare-statist

adjective. of or relating to a welfare state.

Synonyms

  • liberal

Antonyms

  • center
  • right

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Rhymes with Social Welfare

2. welfare

noun. ['ˈwɛlˌfɛr'] governmental provision of economic assistance to persons in need.

Synonyms

  • aid
  • financial aid
  • dole
  • social welfare
  • pogey
  • relief
  • economic aid
  • public assistance
  • pogy

Antonyms

  • disservice
  • worsen
  • compression
  • increase

3. welfare

noun. ['ˈwɛlˌfɛr'] something that aids or promotes well-being.

Synonyms

  • sake
  • advantage
  • goodness
  • benefit
  • reward
  • interest

Antonyms

  • bad
  • penalty
  • low relief
  • high relief

4. welfare

noun. ['ˈwɛlˌfɛr'] a contented state of being happy and healthy and prosperous.

Synonyms

  • eudaimonia
  • prosperity
  • fool's paradise
  • upbeat
  • wellbeing
  • wellness
  • successfulness
  • well-being
  • health

Antonyms

  • unwellness
  • ill-being
  • embarrassment
  • discomfort

5. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] relating to human society and its members.

Antonyms

  • unfriendliness

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

6. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] living together or enjoying life in communities or organized groups.

Synonyms

  • gregarious
  • multiethnic
  • friendly
  • cultural
  • ethnic
  • sociable
  • sociality
  • interpersonal
  • ethnical

Antonyms

  • unsocial
  • unfriendly
  • unsociable
  • inhospitable

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

7. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] composed of sociable people or formed for the purpose of sociability.

Antonyms

  • hostile

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

8. social

noun. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity.

Synonyms

  • mixer
  • sociable

Antonyms

  • introversive
  • ambiversive
  • unsociability

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

9. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] marked by friendly companionship with others.

Antonyms

  • ungracious

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

10. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] tending to move or live together in groups or colonies of the same kind.

Antonyms

  • uncongenial

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

Sentences with social-welfare


1. Noun Phrase
If you receive unemployment benefits but still have problems making ends meet, there are other social welfare programs that can help you, including food stamps.

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