[fi-lan-thruh-pist] /fɪˈlæn θrə pɪst/
a person who practices .
1731, from philanthropy + -ist. Related: Philanthropism.
[fi-lan-thruh-pist] /fɪˈlæn θrə pɪst/ noun 1. a person who practices . n. 1731, from philanthropy + -ist. Related: Philanthropism.
[fi-lan-thruh-pahyz] /fɪˈlæn θrəˌpaɪz/ verb (used with object), philanthropized, philanthropizing. 1. to treat (persons) in a philanthropic manner. verb (used without object), philanthropized, philanthropizing. 2. to practice .
[fi-lan-thruh-pee] /fɪˈlæn θrə pi/ noun, plural philanthropies. 1. altruistic concern for human welfare and advancement, usually manifested by donations of money, property, or work to needy persons, by endowment of institutions of learning and hospitals, and by generosity to other socially useful purposes. 2. the activity of donating to such persons or purposes in this […]
[fi-lat-l-ee] /fɪˈlæt l i/ noun 1. the collecting of stamps and other postal matter as a hobby or an investment. 2. the study of postage stamps, revenue stamps, stamped envelopes, postmarks, postal cards, covers, and similar material relating to postal or fiscal history. /fɪˈlætəlɪ/ noun 1. the collection and study of postage stamps and all […]