Definition of beneficence:
kind, benefaction, almsgiving, contribution, goodwill, favor, tenderheartedness, softheartedness, compassionateness, warmheartedness, kindheartedness, tenderness, benignancy, charitableness, offering, give, attitude, kind-heartedness, office, oblation, sympathy, benignity, subscription, bounty, humaneness, good-heartedness, handout, grace, gift, liberality, kindliness, alms, humanity, donation.
The blending of the new and the old which then began shows the hand of the master builder, who neither sweeps away materials merely because they are old, nor rejects the strength that comes from improved methods of construction: and, however much we may question the disinterestedness of his motives in this great enterprise, there can be but one opinion as to the skill of the methods and the beneficence of the results in Italy.- "The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)", John Holland Rose.
- "The Jewish State", Theodor Herzl Commentator: Louis Lipsky Alex Bein.
It is fortunate that a benighted region, owing all it has of quickening civilization to the beneficence and philanthropic spirit of this monarch, should have the advantage and security of his benevolent supervision.- "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.