Synonyms of philanthropy in English:


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1‘he acquired a considerable fortune and was noted for his philanthropy’

benevolence, generosity, humanitarianism, public-spiritedness, altruism, social conscience, social concern, charity, charitableness, brotherly love, fellow feeling, magnanimity, munificence, liberality, largesse, open-handedness, bountifulness, beneficence, benignity, unselfishness, selflessness, humanity, kindness, kind-heartedness, big-heartedness, compassion, humaneness
patronage, sponsorship, backing, help
historical almsgiving
literary bounty, bounteousness