Definition of almsgiving in English:

almsgiving

Syllabification: alms·giv·ing
Pronunciation: /ä(l)mzˈgiviNG
 
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noun

  • (In historical or religious contexts) the practice of giving money or food to poor people: benevolence in the form of almsgiving was encouraged

Derivatives

almsgiver

noun

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