Thesaurus > Related Words: benevolent

  Words related to benevolent

Related / Similar Words: good, beneficent, eleemosynary, philanthropic, freehearted, gracious

 

Definition:
  • having or showing or arising from a desire to promote the welfare or happiness of others; "his benevolent smile"; "a benevolent nature";
  • generous in assistance to the poor; "a benevolent contributor"; "eleemosynary relief"; "philanthropic contributions";
  • generous in providing aid to others;
  • doing or producing good;
  • intending or showing kindness; "a benevolent society";

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    See Also: beneficent, charitable, kind

     

    Pertainyms: benevolence, benefaction

     

    Attributes: benevolence

     

     
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