Definition of Oxfam in English:

Oxfam

Line breaks: Oxfam
Pronunciation: /ˈɒksfam
 
/
A British charity founded in Oxford in 1942, dedicated to helping victims of famine and natural disasters as well as raising living standards in developing countries.

Origin

from Ox(ford Committee for) Fam(ine Relief).

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day meretricious
Pronunciation: ˌmɛrɪˈtrɪʃəs
adjective
apparently attractive but having no real value...