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For our welfare reform efforts to be successful, we must empower local charitable organizations with the resources to address their local community needs.
Mel Carnahan

Meaning of "charitable" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHARITABLE

charitable  [ˈtʃærɪtəbəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHARITABLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Charitable is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES CHARITABLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

charitable

Charity (practice)

The practice of charity means the voluntary giving of help to those in need. Charity is humanitarian act of temporal principle.

Definition of charitable in the English dictionary

The first definition of charitable in the dictionary is generous in giving to the needy. Other definition of charitable is kind or lenient in one's attitude towards others. Charitable is also concerned with or involving charity.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHARITABLE


debatable
dɪˈbeɪtəbəl
equitable
ˈɛkwɪtəbəl
habitable
ˈhæbɪtəbəl
heritable
ˈhɛrɪtəbəl
hospitable
ˈhɒspɪtəbəl
hyperirritable
ˌhaɪpərˈɪrɪtəbəl
incharitable
ɪnˈtʃærɪtəbəl
inevitable
ɪnˈɛvɪtəbəl
inflatable
ɪnˈfleɪtəbəl
inheritable
ɪnˈhɛrɪtəbəl
interpretable
ɪnˈtɜːprɪtəbəl
irritable
ˈɪrɪtəbəl
marketable
ˈmɑːkɪtəbəl
profitable
ˈprɒfɪtəbəl
relatable
rɪˈleɪtəbəl
rotatable
rəʊˈteɪtəbəl
uncharitable
ʌnˈtʃærɪtəbəl
uninterpretable
ˌʌnɪnˈtɜːprɪtəbəl
unmeritable
ʌnˈmerɪtəbəl
veritable
ˈvɛrɪtəbəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHARITABLE

charily
chariness
Charing Cross
chariot
charioteer
charism
charisma
charismatic
charismatic church
charismatic movement
charitable trust
charitableness
charitably
charities
charity
Charity Commissioners
charity sale
charity shop
charity toss
charity work

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHARITABLE

able
acceptable
accountable
adjustable
comfortable
notable
on the table
palatable
portable
potable
printable
reputable
stable
suitable
table
timetable
unacceptable
uncomfortable
unforgettable
unstable
vegetable

Synonyms and antonyms of charitable in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CHARITABLE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «charitable» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of charitable

Translation of «charitable» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHARITABLE

Find out the translation of charitable to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of charitable from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «charitable» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

慈善的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

caritativo
570 millions of speakers

English

charitable
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

धर्मार्थ
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الخيرية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

благотворительная
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

beneficente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দাতব্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

caritatif
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Amal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

karitativ
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

慈善の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

자선의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Amal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

từ thiện
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தொண்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

धर्मादाय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hayırsever
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

caritatevole
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

charytatywne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

благодійна
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

caritate
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

φιλανθρωπικές
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

liefdadigheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

välgörande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

veldedig
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of charitable

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHARITABLE»

The term «charitable» is very widely used and occupies the 14.719 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHARITABLE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about charitable

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10 QUOTES WITH «CHARITABLE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word charitable.
1
Lamar Alexander
September 11 is one of our worst days but it brought out the best in us. It unified us as a country and showed our charitable instincts and reminded us of what we stood for and stand for.
2
Isaac Barrow
Even private persons in due season, with discretion and temper, may reprove others, whom they observe to commit sin, or follow bad courses, out of charitable design, and with hope to reclaim them.
3
Melissa Bean
The IRS is currently considering a rule that would make it easier for tax preparers to disclose the private information contained in tax returns - including name, address, Social Security number, employer, income, and charitable donations.
4
Joshua Bekenstein
We donate time, expertise, and resources to a wide array of charitable and nonprofit organizations around the world each year through partnership initiatives that make a real difference in our communities.
5
Joshua Bekenstein
Charitable involvement, social impact, and global responsibility have always been important at Bain Capital.
6
Nicolas Berggruen
Other people might have family - three kids or five houses. In my case, that doesn't exist. I'm going to give everything away. Everything has been transferred to charitable trusts. There is no question about that. The question is where, not if.
7
Amar Bose
I'm forming a charitable institution for education.
8
Thomas Browne
Be charitable before wealth makes you covetous.
9
James Buchan
Governments of rich countries spend some $6bn of tax money a year on disaster relief and development aid overseas, while each new earthquake, famine or tidal wave can attract 1,000 aid organisations, from the United Nations Children's Fund and Oxfam to the 'Jesus Brigades' of the American south and other charitable adventurers.
10
Mel Carnahan
For our welfare reform efforts to be successful, we must empower local charitable organizations with the resources to address their local community needs.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHARITABLE»

Discover the use of charitable in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to charitable and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Charitable Hatred: Tolerance and Intolerance in England, ...
Charitable Hatred offers a challenging new perspective on religious tolerance and intolerance in early modern England.
Alexandra Walsham, 2006
2
The Charitable Impulse: NGOs & Development in East & ...
Includes statistics.
Ondine Barrow, Michael Jennings, 2001
3
Charitable Knowledge: Hospital Pupils and Practitioners in ...
Charitable Knowledge explores the formation of the teaching hospital in eighteenth-century London.
Susan C. Lawrence, 2002
4
The Charitable Crescent: Politics of Aid in the Muslim World
This is a unique and original survey of Middle Eastern and Muslim charity groups, their work, and their links to the political firmament within the Islamic world today.
Jonathan Benthall, Jérôme Bellion-Jourdan, 2003
5
Charitable Gift Planning: A Practical Guide for the Estate ...
This practice-focused book is now fully updated to explain the legislation's impact on all aspects of charitable planning.
Thomas J. Ray (Jr.), 2007
6
A Once Charitable Enterprise: Hospitals and Health Care in ...
An account of dramatic changes in hospital care in turn-of-the-century New York, first published in 1982.
David Rosner, Robert Fogel, Stephan Thernstrom, 2004
7
Federal Tax Policy and Charitable Giving
This work is a model for policy-oriented research efforts, but it also supplies a major (and very timely) addition to the evidence that must inform future proposals for tax reform.
Charles T. Clotfelter, 2007
8
Charitable Choices: Religion, Race, and Poverty in the ...
The volume includes contributions by Michelle Busby, Jessica Elfenbein, Sarah Heath, Adrienne Lash Jones, Paula Lupkin, Raymond A. Mohl, Elizabeth Norris, Cliff Putney, Nancy Robertson, Thomas Winter, and John D. Wrathall.
John P. Bartkowski, Helen A. Regis, 2003
9
Overview of the Nonprofit and Charitable Sector
The nonprofit and charitable sector represents a significant portion of the U.S. economy.
Molly F. Sherlock, 2010
10
Managing Foundations and Charitable Trusts: Essential ...
The device of presenting and analyzing interesting cases makes this work particularly readable." —William Linkous Jr., Of Counsel, Bryan Cave LLP Establishing a private foundation is anexcellent way to build a permanent legacy while ...
Roger D. Silk, James W. Lintott, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHARITABLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term charitable is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Nice Guy XI! A whole team of charitable footballers - including some …
Contrary to popular opinion, footballers are not all horrendous human beings. Some of them are actually out there doing good deeds right now. «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
Ex-Husker Ndamukong Suh named most charitable athlete
Former Nebraska Cornhusker Ndamukong Suh is known for causing havoc for offensive lines and quarterbacks on the field, but did you realize ... «FOXSports.com, Jul 15»
3
Virtual Reality Could Be the Next Big Thing in Charitable Giving
Sometimes, all it takes to inspire more charitable giving is a visit to a ... reality Aleppo” in Syria prompted a 16 percent increase in charitable ... «Smithsonian, Jul 15»
4
PAI to Support Charitable Donations via ATMs
Payment Alliance International, a Kentucky-based independent sales organization and ATM provider, has partnered with charitable fundraising ... «PaymentsSource, Jul 15»
5
Ocean City Charitable Foundation Distributes $48000 in Grants to …
On June 17, 2015, the Ocean City Home Charitable Foundation distributed $48,000 in grants to 18 charities from Atlantic and Cape May ... «Cape May County Herald, Jul 15»
6
Charitable donations from talented operatics performers
AFTER treading the boards to perform Rodgers Hammerstein's hit musical The King and I earlier this year, Yeovil Operatic Society has made ... «Western Gazette, Jul 15»
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Start-up that automates charitable donation raises $1.65 million from …
The ALS icebucket challenge is thought of as one of the first charity campaigns to figure out how to use social media. But imagine if every time ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
8
Maui County leads state in charitable giving
Maui County leads the state in overall charitable giving of goods, time or money, according to a telephone survey commissioned by the Hawai'i ... «Maui News, Jul 15»
9
All star football match to raise money for three charitable causes
Coronation Street, Hollyoaks and Emmerdale stars will be going head to head with RM Rovers Football Club to raise money for three charitable ... «Leigh Journal, Jul 15»
10
Charitable acts mark the life of Sheikh Zayed
DUBAI // Charity initiatives, donation drives and tree planting events were held on Monday to commemorate Zayed Humanitarian Work Day, ... «The National, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Charitable [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/charitable>. Apr 2019 ».
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