Synonyms for (noun) welfare

Synonyms: welfare, public assistance, social welfare

Definition: governmental provision of economic assistance to persons in need

Usage: she lives on welfare

Similar words: aid, financial aid, economic aid

Definition: money to support a worthy person or cause


Synonyms: benefit, welfare

Definition: something that aids or promotes well-being

Usage: for the benefit of all

Similar words: good, goodness

Definition: that which is pleasing or valuable or useful

Usage: weigh the good against the bad; among the highest goods of all are happiness and self-realization


Synonyms: upbeat, welfare, well-being, wellbeing, eudaemonia, eudaimonia

Definition: a contented state of being happy and healthy and prosperous

Usage: the town was finally on the upbeat after our recent troubles

Similar words: prosperity, successfulness

Definition: the condition of prospering; having good fortune