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philanthropy
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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Definition
helping others — especially donating money to worthy causes; or an organization that does so
  • He became active in philanthropy too, founded and helped to maintain many institutions in the town,
    Book 6 — The Russian Monk (58% in)
philanthropy = helping others — especially donating money to worthy causes
  • And in prison he was immediately surrounded by pastors, members of Christian brotherhoods, philanthropic ladies, and the like.
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (38% in)
  • All Geneva was in excitement about him—all philanthropic and religious Geneva.
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (38% in)
  • 'Yes,' cry the pastors and the judges and philanthropic ladies.
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (39% in)
  • That pamphlet is translated into Russian by some Russian philanthropists of aristocratic rank and evangelical aspirations, and has been distributed gratis for the enlightenment of the people.
    Book 5 — Pro And Contra (39% in)
  • He became active in philanthropy too, founded and helped to maintain many institutions in the town, did a good deal in the two capitals, and in both Moscow and Petersburg was elected a member of philanthropic societies.
    Book 6 — The Russian Monk (58% in)
  • Then it will be real Christian work, not only mystic, but rational and philanthropic....
    Book 12 — A Judicial Error (91% in)

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