Synonyms of charity in English:

charity


See definition of charity

noun

1‘they raised money for an AIDS charity’

SYNONYMS
non-profit-making organization, non-profit organization, not-for-profit organization, voluntary organization, charitable institution
fund, trust, foundation, cause, movement

2‘we may be poor but we don't need charity’

SYNONYMS
financial assistance, aid, welfare, relief, financial relief, funding
handouts, gifts, presents, largesse, donations, contributions, grants, endowments, scholarships, bursaries, subsidies
patronage
historical alms, almsgiving
rare donatives, benefactions

3‘his actions are rooted in self-interest rather than charity’

SYNONYMS
philanthropy, humanitarianism, humanity, altruism, public-spiritedness, social conscience, social concern, benevolence, benignity, beneficence, generosity, magnanimity, munificence, largesse
unselfishness, selflessness, self-sacrifice, self-denial
ANTONYMS

selfishness

4‘show a bit of charity to those less fortunate than you’

SYNONYMS
goodwill, compassion, consideration, concern, kindness, kindliness, kind-heartedness, tenderness, tender-heartedness, warm-heartedness, brotherly love, love, sympathy, understanding, fellow feeling, thoughtfulness, indulgence, tolerance, liberality, decency, nobility, graciousness, lenience, leniency
literary bounty, bounteousness
rare caritas
ANTONYMS

meanness