benevolence definition

  • noun:
    • An inclination to perform type, non-profit acts.
    • A kindly work.
    • a present provided of generosity.
    • A compulsory income tax or repayment exacted by some English sovereigns minus the permission of Parliament.
    • disposition to do good
    • altruistic kindness
    • an altruistic present or act
    • The personality to accomplish good; great might; charitableness; passion for humanity, associated with a desire to market their particular pleasure.
    • An act of kindness; good done; charity provided.
    • A species of compulsory share or income tax, with often been illegally exacted by arbitrary leaders of England, and falsely represented as a gratuity.
    • The disposition to do good; the passion for humanity, accompanied with a desire to promote their particular joy; great will; kindness; charitableness.
    • An act of kindness; good done; charity given.
    • In The united kingdomt, an arbitrary contribution or income tax illegally exacted inside guise of a gratuity toward sovereign, through the time of Edward IV., and forbidden by work of Parliament under William and Mary: occasionally made use of of similar exactions elsewhere.
    • personality to complete great
    • an inclination to-do type or altruistic acts
    • an act intending or showing kindness and effective will

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