Philanthropistic Phi*lan`thro*pis"tic, a. Pertaining to, or characteristic of, a philanthropist. [R.] --Carlyle. [1913 Webster]

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  • philanthropistic — phi·lan·thro·pis·tic …   English syllables

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  • philanthropist — philanthropistic, adj. /fi lan threuh pist/, n. a person who practices philanthropy. [1720 30; PHILANTHROP(Y) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • philanthropic — adj 1. benevolent, beneficent, aiding, aidful, helping, helpful, ministrant, gracious; charitable, eleemosynary, almsgiving, philanthropical, philanthropistic, caritative; munificent, generous, bountiful, bounteous, liberal, open handed,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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