What does social welfare mean?

Definitions for social welfare

Here are all the 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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of social welfare in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of social welfare in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ezatullah Mascoudi:

    I don't like only taking money from the social welfare office and just sleeping all day, i'm so happy that I'm earning money myself now.

  2. Aly Verbaan:

    They're really living way below the breadline and I don't have the confidence that social welfare or anybody is going to come and save them.

  3. Patricia Ho:

    It wasn't an application by the Social Welfare Department as it usually would be, police threw in a bunch of facts they obtained about the family in a very superficial manner.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A person who is not fair to anyone in own friends circle is also talking publicly often about social welfare and the biggest surprise is that he is being often supported by many people.

  5. Reynaldo Miranda:

    Without an identity card, you don't have any rights, you need a identity card for everything. Without it, I couldn't get the medicine and medical care I needed and any social welfare benefits.

Images & Illustrations of social welfare

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