- I(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)n. offertory; oblation, contribution, donation, charity. See giving.II(Roget's IV) n.1. [Something contributed]Syn. contribution, donation, present; see gift 1 .2. [Something offered to a deity]Syn. oblation, libation, expiation, atonement; see sacrifice 1 .III(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.contribution, donation, oblation, tithe, sacrifice, grant. see giftIV(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun 1. A presentation made to a deity as an act of worship: oblation. See OFFER, RELIGION. 2. One or more living creatures slain and offered to a deity as part of a religious rite: hecatomb, immolation, sacrifice, victim. See RELIGION. 3. Something given to a charity or cause: alms, benefaction, beneficence, charity, contribution, donation, gift, handout, subscription. See GIVE.
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