Charity and Meanness


Charity noun - Kind, gentle, or compassionate treatment especially towards someone who is undeserving of it.
Usage example: can't you show a little charity to a guy who's the first to admit he's not perfect?

Meanness is an antonym for charity in topics: donations, kindness.

Nearby Words: charitable, charily, Charita


Meanness noun - The desire to cause pain for the satisfaction of doing harm.
Usage example: nothing more than unprovoked meanness drove him to smash the child's toy

Charity is an antonym for meanness.

Nearby Words: mean, meanly

How words are described

actual actual charity actual meanness
real real charity real meanness
occasional occasional charity occasional meanness
Cite this Source
Meanness and Charity. (2016). Retrieved 2022, June 25, from
Charity & Meanness. N.p., 2016. Web. 25 Jun. 2022. <>.
Meanness or Charity. 2016. Accessed June 25, 2022.
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