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 Dictionary entry overview: What does almsgiving mean? 

  The noun ALMSGIVING has 1 sense:

1. making voluntary contributions to aid the poor

  Familiarity information: ALMSGIVING used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


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Making voluntary contributions to aid the poor

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions


alms-giving; almsgiving

Hypernyms ("almsgiving" is a kind of...):

gift; giving (the act of giving)

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