Eleemosynary - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌelɪiːˈmɒsɪnəri|  American pronunciation of the word eleemosynary
Brit.  |ˌɛlɪiːˈmɒsɪnəri|  British pronunciation of the word eleemosynary

adjective

- generous in assistance to the poor(syn: beneficent, benevolent, philanthropic)

eleemosynary relief

Examples

...used his vast fortune for establishing and funding a host of eleemosynary institutions...

See also:  WebsterWiktionaryLongman