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Definitions and Synonyms of social welfare | Another word for social welfare | What is social welfare?

Definition 1: governmental provision of economic assistance to persons in need - [noun denoting act]

Samples where social welfare or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she lives on welfare

Synonyms for social welfare in the sense of this definition

(social welfare is a kind of ...) gift of money or other material help to support a person or cause

"economic assistance to depressed areas"

(... is a kind of social welfare ) government provision for unemployed, injured, or aged people; financed by contributions from employers and employees as well as by government revenue

(... is a kind of social welfare ) aid for the aged or indigent or handicapped

"he has been on relief for many years"

(... is a kind of social welfare ) money received from the state

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