1. a foundation created to promote the public good (not for assistance to any particular individuals)

Definition categories: group, foundation

2. a kindly and lenient attitude toward people

Definition categories: attribute, benevolence

3. an activity or gift that benefits the public at large

Definition categories: act, gift, giving

4. pinnate-leaved European perennial having bright blue or white flowers

Definition categories: plant, polemonium

5. an institution set up to provide help to the needy

Definition categories: group, establishment, institution

Sentences with charity as a noun:

- Judge thyself with the judgment of sincerity, and thou will judge others with the judgment of charity. — John Mitchell Mason