Liberality vs Almsgiving - What's the difference?

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Liberality is a related term of almsgiving.


As nouns the difference between liberality and almsgiving

is that liberality is the property of being liberal; generosity; charity while almsgiving is the act of voluntarily giving alms, of making donations to the poor, charity.

liberality

English

Noun

(en-noun)
  • The property of being liberal; generosity; charity.
  • That liberality is but cast away / Which makes us borrow what we can not pay. — Denham.
  • A gift; a gratuity.
  • A prudent man is not impoverished by his liberalities .

    almsgiving

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of voluntarily giving alms, of making donations to the poor, charity.