Definitions for social welfare

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word social welfare

Princeton's WordNet

  1. social welfare, welfare, public assistance(noun)

    governmental provision of economic assistance to persons in need

    "she lives on welfare"

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Social Welfare

    Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.

Translation

Find a translation for the social welfare definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these social welfare definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"social welfare." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 26 Jan. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/social welfare>.

Are we missing a good definition for social welfare?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for social welfare: