welfare /ˈwelfeər/ noun [U]
COMFORT › Someone's welfare is their health and happiness.
sağlık afiyet; refah mutluluk; esenlik He is concerned about the welfare of young men in prison.573
MONEY US ( UK social security) › money paid by a government to people who are poor, ill, or who do not have jobs
sosyal yardım parası to be on welfare (= getting welfare) 386428