Bedeutung von “welfare” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun [ no plural ] us /ˈwel·feər/

Someone’s welfare is his or her health and happiness:

He is concerned about the welfare of homeless people.

money or help that a government gives to people who are poor or do not have jobs:

Are you receiving any welfare benefits?
welfare payments

(Definition von “welfare” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)