Translation of "charity" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈtʃær.ə.ti/ us /ˈtʃer.ə.t̬i/

charity noun (GIVING)

B1 [ C or U ] a system of giving money, food, or help free to those who are in need because they are ill, poor, or have no home, or any organization that has the purpose of providing money or helping in this way

She does a lot of work for charity. 她做了很多慈善工作。
People tend to give to (= give money to) charity at Christmas time. 人們往往在聖誕節向慈善組織捐錢。
Proceeds from the sale of these cards will go to (= be given to) local charities. 賣這些賀卡所得的收益將捐獻給地方慈善組織。
UNICEF is an international charity. 聯合國兒童基金會是國際性慈善組織。
They did a charity performance on the first night, to raise money for AIDS research. 他們的首晚演出是慈善義演,為愛滋病研究募集資金。

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charity noun (KIND)

C2 [ U ] formal the quality of being kind to people and not judging them in a severe way


(Translation of “charity” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)